ETYM French décimal (cf. Late Lat. decimalis), from Latin decimus tenth, from decem ten. Related to Ten, Dime.
1. Divided by tens or hundreds.
2. Numbered or proceeding by tens; based on ten; SYN. denary.
A number in the decimal system.
Refers to a base ten number system using the characters 0 through 9 to represent values.
The base-10 numbering system. See also base (definition 2).