deca-

combining form
variants: or dec- or deka- or dek-

Definition of deca-

: ten
  • decasyllabic
  • dekameter

Origin and Etymology of deca-

Middle English, from Latin, from Greek deka-, dek-, from deka — more at ten


DECA- Defined for Kids

deca-

prefix
variants: or dec- or deka- or dek-

Definition of deca- for Students

: ten
  • decagon

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