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Synonyms for decimal
ˈdɛs ə məl, ˈdɛs məldec·i·mal

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Wiktionary3.0 / 2 votes

  1. decimaladjective

    place of decimals, base, decimal place, decimal system, decimal number, denary

  2. decimalnoun

    Concerning numbers expressed in decimal or mathematical calculations performed using decimal.

    denary, base, decimal place, decimal system, place of decimals, decimal number

  3. decimalnoun

    A number expressed in this system.

    place of decimals, decimal place, base, decimal number, decimal system

  4. decimalnoun

    A decimal place.

    place of decimals, base, decimal system, decimal place, decimal number

  5. decimalnoun

    A numeral written as a concatenation of successive negative powers of the base.

    decimal place, place of decimals, base, decimal system, decimal number

  6. decimalnoun

    A decimal point.

    decimal place, base, decimal system, place of decimals, decimal number

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. decimal fraction, decimalnoun

    a proper fraction whose denominator is a power of 10

    decimal fraction


  2. decimaladjective

    a number in the decimal system

    decimal fraction


  3. decimal, denaryadjective

    numbered or proceeding by tens; based on ten

    "the decimal system"

    denary, ten-fold, tenfold


PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "decimal":

    decimals, comma, fractional

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  1. James Barrett Scotty Reston:

    How Kennedy knew the precise drop in milk consumption in 1960, the percentage rise in textile imports from 1957 to 1960 and the number of speeches cleared by the Defense Department is not quite clear, but anyway, he did. He either overwhelmed you with decimal points or disarmed you with a smile and a wisecrack.

  2. Meik Wiking:

    It is extremely ambitious to be one of the five happiest countries by 2021, norway just pushed Denmark out of first place this year. You're down to the second decimal now that separates number one from number two.

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  • عدد عشريArabic
  • десетично число, десетична система, десетиченBulgarian
  • dekadická soustava, desítková soustava, číslo v desítkové soustavěCzech
  • rhif degolWelsh
  • decimalDanish
  • Zehnersystem, Dezimalzahl, Dezimalsystem, dezimalGerman
  • δεκαδικό, δεκαδικόςGreek
  • dekuma sistemo, dekumaEsperanto
  • دهدهیPersian
  • desimaalinen, desimaaliluku, kymmenjärjestelmäFinnish
  • système décimal, nombre décimal, décimalFrench
  • deicheach, deicheamhScottish Gaelic
  • decimaleItalian
  • 十進数Japanese
  • tientallige, tientallig talstelsel, tientallig, decimaalstelsel, decimale, decimaalDutch
  • desimalNorwegian
  • decimalPortuguese
  • десятичная система, десятичный, десятичное числоRussian
  • децимални број, decimalni brojSerbo-Croatian
  • decimaltal, decimal, decimalsystemSwedish
  • десятковий знакUkrainian
  • số thập phânVietnamese

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