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digit

noun [C] uk   /ˈdɪdʒ.ɪt/ us  

digit noun [C] (NUMBER)

any one of the ten numbers 0 to 9: The number 345 contains three digits.

digit noun [C] (FINGER)

specialized anatomy a finger, thumb, or toe
Translations of “digit”
in Korean 숫자…
in Arabic رَقَم…
in French chiffre, doigt, orteil…
in Turkish sayı, basamak…
in Italian cifra…
in Chinese (Traditional) 數字, (零到九中的任一)數字…
in Russian цифра…
in Polish cyfra…
in Spanish dígito, dedo…
in Portuguese dígito…
in German die Stelle, der Finger, die Zehe…
in Catalan dígit…
in Japanese (数字の)けた…
in Chinese (Simplified) 数字, (0到9中的任一)数字…
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