deci-

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin decimus, tenth

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SI prefix
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deci-

  1. Meaning a tenth part.
  2. In the International System of Units and other metric systems of units, multiplying the unit to which it is attached by 10-1. Symbol: d

Usage notes[edit]

  • Units formed using this prefix are not often used in official scientific contexts. For example, "1 dm" (one decimetre) would be written as "100 mm" or "0.1 m".

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Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdɛt͡si/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: de‧ci

Prefix[edit]

deci-

  1. deci-
    méter (meter) → deciméter (decimeter)

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Italian[edit]

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deci-

  1. deci-

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