vigesimal

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin vīcēsimus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK, US) IPA(key): /vɪˈdʒɛsɪməl/, /vaɪˈdʒɛsəməl/

Adjective[edit]

vigesimal (not comparable)

  1. A twentieth part
  2. Occurring in intervals of 20
  3. To the base 20

Derived terms[edit]

  • vigesimal system (in mathematics, a system having 20, rather than 10, as its base)

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