Arabic numeral

Arabic numeral
noun Date: 1799 any of the number symbols 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 — see number table

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  • Arabic numeral — n the sign 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9, or 0, or a combination of these signs, used as a number →↑Roman numeral …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Arabic numeral — noun count one of the written symbols 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, and 9 that are used in the writing systems of many countries to represent numbers ─ compare ROMAN NUMERAL …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Arabic numeral — ► NOUN ▪ any of the numerals 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, and 9 …   English terms dictionary

  • Arabic numeral — noun one of the symbols 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,0 • Syn: ↑Hindu numeral, ↑Hindu Arabic numeral • Ant: ↑Roman numeral • Hypernyms: ↑numeral, ↑number * * * noun, pl ⋯ rals [count] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Arabic numeral — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms Arabic numeral : singular Arabic numeral plural Arabic numerals one of the written symbols 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, and 9 that are used in the writing systems of many countries to represent numbers See: Roman …   English dictionary

  • Arabic numeral — noun (C) a sign, such as 1, 2, or 3, used for numbers in the English alphabet and many others see also: roman numeral …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Arabic numeral — noun Any of the ten symbols 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 and 9 used to represent numbers …   Wiktionary

  • Arabic numeral — noun any of the numerals 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, and 9 …   English new terms dictionary

  • Hindu–Arabic numeral system — Numeral systems by culture Hindu Arabic numerals Western Arabic (Hindu numerals) Eastern Arabic Indian family Tamil Burmese Khmer Lao Mongolian Thai East Asian numerals Chinese Japanese Suzhou Korean Vietna …   Wikipedia

  • Hindu-Arabic numeral system — The Hindu Arabic numeral system is a positional decimal numeral system first documented in the ninth century. The system is based on ten, originally nine, different glyphs. The symbols (glyphs) used to represent the system are in principle… …   Wikipedia

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