Decimal

Adjective

  • (arithmetic, computing) Concerning numbers expressed in decimal or mathematical calculations performed using decimal.

Noun

  • (countable) A number expressed in this system.
  • (informal) A decimal point.
  • (arithmetic, computing, uncountable) The number system that uses the digits 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 and 9.
  • (informal) A numeral written as a concatenation of successive negative powers of the base.
  • (informal) A decimal place.

    "Pi has a value of 3.141, to three decimals."

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