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decimal

adjective [not gradable]  us   /ˈdes·ə·məl/
of a system of counting or money based on the number ten

decimal

noun [C]  /ˈdes·ə·məl/
a number expressed using a system of counting based on the number ten: Three-fifths expressed as a decimal is 0.6.
Translations of “decimal”
in Vietnamese thập phân…
in Spanish decimal…
in Thai เลขฐานสิบ…
in Malaysian perpuluhan…
in French décimal…
in German Dezimal-……
in Chinese (Traditional) 十進位的…
in Indonesian desimal…
in Russian десятичный…
in Turkish ondalık…
in Chinese (Simplified) 十进位的…
in Polish dziesiętny…
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