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1. decimal

noun. ['ˈdɛsəməl'] a proper fraction whose denominator is a power of 10.

Synonyms

  • decimal fraction
  • recurring decimal
  • repeating decimal
  • circulating decimal

Antonyms

  • soft

Etymology

  • decimalis (Latin)
  • decimus (Latin)

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How do you pronounce decimal?

Pronounce decimal as ˈdɛsəməl.

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Example sentences of the word decimal


1. Noun, singular or mass
They do not always divide into an easy-to-express decimal.

2. Adjective
This will come out as a decimal number.

Quotes containing the word decimal


1. I believe that economists put decimal points in their forecasts to show they have a sense of humor.
- William Gilmore Simms

2. decimal

noun. ['ˈdɛsəməl'] a number in the decimal system.

Antonyms

  • Roman numeral

Etymology

  • decimalis (Latin)
  • decimus (Latin)

3. decimal

adjective. ['ˈdɛsəməl'] numbered or proceeding by tens; based on ten.

Synonyms

  • denary

Antonyms

  • single
  • majority

Etymology

  • decimalis (Latin)
  • decimus (Latin)
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