NOUN | communication | decimal system, decimal numeration system, decimal number system | a positional system of numeration that uses decimal digits and a base of ten |
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Meaning | A positional system of numeration that uses decimal digits and a base of ten. | |
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Synonyms | decimal numeration system, decimal number system | |

Narrower | algorism | The Arabic (or decimal) system of numeration |

Broader | positional notation, positional representation system | A numeration system in which a real number is represented by an ordered set of characters where the value of a character depends on its position |

Spanish | sistema numeral decimal |

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