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1sexagesimal

adjective sex·a·ges·i·mal \-ˈje-sə-məl\

Definition of SEXAGESIMAL

:  of, relating to, or based on the number 60

Origin of SEXAGESIMAL

Latin sexagesimus sixtieth, from sexaginta sixty
First Known Use: 1685

Rhymes with SEXAGESIMAL

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noun

Definition of SEXAGESIMAL

:  a sexagesimal fraction

First Known Use of SEXAGESIMAL

1685

Rhymes with SEXAGESIMAL

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