place value

noun

Definition of place value

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

First Known Use of place value

1911

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PLACE VALUE Defined for Kids

place value

noun

Definition of place value for Students

  1. :  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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