Examples of tenth in a Sentence
He was tenth in line.
He traded stocks for one tenth their face value.
I only paid a tenth of what you did for that jacket.
Recent Examples of tenth from the Web
Total accumulations are forecast to be less than a tenth of an inch of ice.
Lifts accelerate at less than a tenth of the rate of an average car, because being pushed into the floor of a lift is a lot less comfortable than being pushed back in your seat.
The cost would be around $200 million, less than a tenth of a percent of India’s $2 trillion economy.
There's a 90 percent chance of precipitation and the possibility of ice accumulation of less than a tenth of an inch.
The research data came from 1,300 sensors laid out across the mountains that can detect the smallest of elevation shifts, to less than a tenth of an inch.
New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
The automatic adds $2995 to the bottom line but subtracts a couple of tenths from the zero-to-60-mph and quarter-mile times.
This mechanism was manufactured using photolithography and has been openworked to achieve of total weight of less than a tenth of a gram.
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