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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - (numeration system) the positive integer that is equivalent to one in the next higher counting place.

Usage examples (26)
  • The output radix must be at least 2. The precision must be zero or greater.
  • 10 is the radix of the decimal system
  • Berkeley, home of supposed radical thinkers (radical from the root in Latin "radix" meaning
  • The word radical derives from radix, meaning “root”. for more
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  • This word was used in the 2006 Scripps National Spelling Bee finals.
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