Definition of “digit” - English Dictionary

“digit” in American English

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digitnoun [ C ]

us /ˈdɪdʒ·ɪt/

digit noun [ C ] (NUMBER)

mathematics any one of the numbers 0 through 9:

6735 is a four-digit number.

digit noun [ C ] (FINGER)

one of the fingers or toes

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

“digit” in Business English

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digitnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈdɪdʒɪt/ us

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.:

single-digit, etc. losses/gains
in single/double, etc. digits His popularity has fallen so far, his poll ratings are now in single digits.
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(Definition of “digit” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)