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  • n. Conversion to a decimal system.
  • n. Specifically, conversion of the currency of the United Kingdom in 1971 from pounds, shillings and pence to a decimal system in which one pound was worth 100 new pence (later renamed simply pence).

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. same as decimalization.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the act of changing to a decimal system


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