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place value

place value

noun

Definition of PLACE VALUE

:  the value of the place of a digit in a numeral

First Known Use of PLACE VALUE

1911

Other Mathematics and Statistics Terms

abscissa, denominator, divisor, equilateral, exponent, hypotenuse, logarithm, oblique, radii, rhomb

Rhymes with PLACE VALUE

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