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vigesimal

[vahy-jes-uh-muh l] /vaɪˈdʒɛs ə məl/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or based on twenty.
2.
3.
proceeding by twenties.
Origin
1650-1660
1650-60; < Latin vīgēsim(us), variant (with g of vīgintī twenty) of vīcēsimus, vīcēnsimus twentieth + -al1
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British Dictionary definitions for vigesimal

vigesimal

/vaɪˈdʒɛsɪməl/
adjective
1.
relating to or based on the number 20
2.
taking place or proceeding in intervals of 20
3.
twentieth
Word Origin
C17: from Latin vīgēsimus, variant (influenced by vīgintī twenty) of vīcēsimus twentieth
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