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decimal, decimeter

deci

The prefix "deci-" is denoted by d and represents 1/10.

One-tenth of a liter is in a deci. The syllables 'deci' make up one of the prefixes in the ancient, classical Latin language. The prefix means 'one-tenth'. So a deciliter contains one-tenth of a liter.

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Deci means ten. Our numeral system is based on the counting of tens.

deci- is a tenth. Decimal, decimate, December (originally the tenth month)...

It refers to ten. The decimal system is based on counting in tens.

Mono deci means "money of this."In refer to ten the decimal system is based on counting in tens

It's not like deci-meter. The root of decimal is decim. Adding -al to it makes it an adjective.

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deci refer to ten. Decimal is a system of counting based on ten and its powers.

A factor of 10...as in decimal

decimal, decimeter, decigram, deciliter

Deci means one tenth of a mumber. EX. decilitre- It means 1/10 of a litre. Deci is a term like 'Centi. Deci= 1/10 ,Centi= 1/100

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Deci means 1/10th

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