Terminology

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Accounts

An account is a single repository of value on the ndau blockchain. An ndau holder may have many ndau accounts, managed...
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Active node

An active node is a node that has self-staked a minimum quantity of ndau (as set by the BPC).
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Address Types

User (normal) Address – code ‘A’This is an address for normal holding and transfer of ndau. It has no special...
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Addresses

An ndau address is a string of 48 letters and numbers, and is generated according to a specified algorithm from...
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Blocks and block rate

All ndau transaction data are permanently recorded in files called blocks, and blocks are organized into a linear sequence over...
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Delegate

When an ndau holder assigns the calculation of EAI for a specific account to a specific network node.
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EAI Rate Schedule

EAI is accrued according to an EAI Rate Schedule published by the BPC, and the rate at which EAI is...
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EAI Service Fees

Certain service fees are deducted from EAI. The fees collected are used to fund the continuous growth and operation of...
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Epistemology System

ndau’s Epistemology System attempts to provide some stable form of “truth” in that it produces a set of values on...
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Key

A private key and a public key together make up a keypair. Information (of any sort) can be combined with one...
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