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decimalize

[des-uh-muh-lahyz, des-muh-] /ˈdɛs ə məˌlaɪz, ˈdɛs mə-/
verb (used with object), decimalized, decimalizing.
1.
to reduce to a decimal system.
Also, especially British, decimalise.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; decimal + -ize
Related forms
decimalization, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for decimalize

decimalize

/ˈdɛsɪməˌlaɪz/
verb
1.
to change (a system, number, etc) to the decimal system: Britain has decimalized her currency
Derived Forms
decimalization, decimalisation, noun
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