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digit

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈdɪdʒɪt/
any one of the ten written numbers 0 to 9: Your password should contain a mixture of letters and digits. a four-digit/10-digit, etc. number
single/double/triple, etc. digit used to say whether a number is between 1 and 9, between 10 and 99, between 101 and 999, etc.: He forecast that double-digit inflation would return. single-digit, etc. losses/gainsin single/double, etc. digits His popularity has fallen so far, his poll ratings are now in single digits. →  Compare figure noun
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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