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American English: /ˈdɛs(ə)məl/
British English: /ˈdɛsɪm(ə)l/

Translation of decimal in Spanish:


  • (number/fraction/notation)
    accurate to three decimal places
    exacto hasta la tercera cifra decimal
    Example sentences
    • The advent of decimal arithmetic reduced the need for such tests.
    • The number system which was used to express this numerical information was based on the decimal system and was both additive and multiplicative in nature.
    • The discovery of the binomial theorem for integer exponents by al-Karaji was a major factor in the development of numerical analysis based on the decimal system.
    Example sentences
    • The uniformity of administrative structures was reflected, later, in the imposition of a national, decimal system of weights, measures, and currency.
    • Elaborated between 1790 and 1799, the decimal metric system of weights and measures was zealously promoted under Napoleon.
    • Even if your business cannot join the general changeover to decimal money for a while after Decimal Day - February 15-you still need to prepare now for the introduction of decimal currency.
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