World English Dictionary
decimalize or decimalise (ˈdɛsɪməˌlaɪz)
 
vb
to change (a system, number, etc) to the decimal system: Britain has decimalized her currency
 
decimalise or decimalise
 
vb
 
decimali'zation or decimalise
 
n
 
decimali'sation or decimalise
 
n

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decimalisation

noun
the act of changing to a decimal system; "the decimalization of British currency" [syn: decimalization
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Example sentences for decimalisation
Bre did have specific words for a number of coins before decimalisation.
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