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recurring decimal
recurring decimal
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noun
Mathematics
,
repeating decimal
.
Origin:
1795–1805
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World English Dictionary
recurring decimal
—
n
circulating decimal
, Also called:
repeating decimal
a rational number that contains a pattern of digits repeated indefinitely after the decimal point
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American Heritage
Science Dictionary
recurring decimal
(rĭkûr'ĭng)
Pronunciation Key
See
repeating decimal
.
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