adverb see decimal I

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  • Decimally — Dec i*mal*ly, adv. By tens; by means of decimals. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • decimally — [des′əməl ē] adv. 1. by tens 2. in decimals * * * See decimal. * * * …   Universalium

  • decimally — [des′əməl ē] adv. 1. by tens 2. in decimals …   English World dictionary

  • decimally — adverb In a decimal scheme or notation. Students were taught how to express fractions decimally …   Wiktionary

  • decimally — decimal ► ADJECTIVE ▪ relating to a system of numbers based on the number ten. ► NOUN ▪ a fraction whose denominator is a power of ten, expressed by numbers placed to the right of a decimal point. DERIVATIVES decimalize (also decimalise) verb… …   English terms dictionary

  • decimally — dec·i·mal·ly || desɪmÉ™lɪ adv. in decimal form (proceeding by tens, subdivided into 10th or 100th units) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • decimally — dec·i·mal·ly …   English syllables

  • decimally — məlē, li adverb : by tens : by means of decimals …   Useful english dictionary

  • decimal — decimally, adv. /des euh meuhl, des meuhl/, adj. 1. pertaining to tenths or to the number 10. 2. proceeding by tens: a decimal system. n. 3. See decimal fraction. [1600 10; < ML decimalis of tenths, equiv. to L decim(a) tenth (deriv. of decem… …   Universalium

  • Cutter Expansive Classification — The Cutter Expansive Classification system is a library classification system devised by Charles Ammi Cutter. The system was the basis for the top categories of the Library of Congress Classification[1]. Contents 1 History of the Expansive… …   Wikipedia

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