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centesimal

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adjective cen·tes·i·mal \sen-ˈte-sə-məl\

Definition of centesimal

  1. :  marked by or relating to division into hundredths



Origin of centesimal

Latin centesimus hundredth, from centum


First Known Use: 1809

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