- Of or pertaining to decimals; numbered or proceeding by tens; having a tenfold increase or decrease, each unit being ten times the unit next smaller; as, decimal notation; a decimal coinage.
- A number expressed in the scale of tens; specifically, and almost exclusively, used as synonymous with a decimal fraction.

I recited Pi to 22,514 decimal points in five hours and nine minutes. I was able to do this because of weeks of study, aided by the unusual synaesthesic way my mind perceives numbers as complex multidimensional coloured and textured shapes.

Daniel Tammet

Daniel Tammet

I believe that economists put decimal points in their forecasts to show they have a sense of humor.

William Gilmore Simms

William Gilmore Simms

The Dewey decimal system really works. So that's all I needed to know. Elementary school taught me that.

Michelle Rodriguez

Michelle Rodriguez

Whenever I see a forecast written out to two decimal places, I cannot help but wonder if there is a misunderstanding of the limitations of the data, and an illusion of precision.

Barry Ritholtz

Barry Ritholtz

decimal in German is dezimal

decimal in Italian is decimale

decimal in Spanish is decimal

decimal in Swedish is decimal

decimal in Italian is decimale

decimal in Spanish is decimal

decimal in Swedish is decimal

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