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From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] decimus, tenth

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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 note: The units made using this prefix are not used in official scientific contexts. For example, "1 dm" (one decimetre) is written instead as either "100 mm" or "0.1 m".

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