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Relating to or divided into hundredths.

[From Latin centēsimus, from centum, hundred; see dekm̥ in Indo-European roots.]

cen·tes′i·mal·ly adv.


(Mathematics) hundredth
(Mathematics) relating to division into hundredths
[C17: from Latin centēsimus, from centum hundred]
cenˈtesimally adv


(sɛnˈtɛs ə məl)

hundredth; pertaining to division into hundredths.
[1675–85; < Latin centēsim(us) hundredth (cent(um) hundred + -ēsimus ordinal suffix) + -al1]
cen•tes′i•mal•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.centesimal - relating to or divided into hundredths
2.centesimal - the ordinal number of one hundred in counting ordercentesimal - the ordinal number of one hundred in counting order
ordinal - being or denoting a numerical order in a series; "ordinal numbers"; "held an ordinal rank of seventh"


[senˈtesɪməl] ADJcentesimal


adjzentesimal, hundertteilig
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La composicion nutricional y centesimal esta descrita en la tabla 1.
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