place value

noun

Definition of place value

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

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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

: 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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