Decimal arithmetic

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Related to Decimal arithmetic: Binary arithmetic, integer arithmetic, decimal fractions
the common arithmetic, in which numeration proceeds by tens.

See also: Decimal

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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