› the
position
of a
number
after a
decimal
point

小数点后的数位

The
number
is
accurate
to three
decimal
places
.
数字精确到小数点后3位数。

Pi
expressed
to five
decimal
places
is 3.14159.
π保留5位小数为3.14159。

Fractions(Definition of decimal place noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary
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