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, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of place value was in 1911

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“Place value.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/place%20value. Accessed 9 Aug. 2020.

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place value

noun

Kids Definition of place value

: the value of the location of a digit in a number In 125 the location of the digit 2 has a place value of ten.

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