Meaning of “Roman numeral” in the English Dictionary

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"Roman numeral" in British English

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Roman numeralnoun [ C usually plural ]

uk /ˌrəʊ.mən ˈnjuː.mə.rəl/ us /ˌroʊ.mən ˈnuː.mə.rəl/

(Definition of “Roman numeral” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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Roman numeralnoun [ C ]

us /ˈroʊ·mən ˈnu·mər·əl/

one of the letters that the ancient Romans used to write numbers:

Written in Roman numerals, 14=XIV and 2001=MMI.

(Definition of “Roman numeral” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)