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English noun: digit

1. digit (quantity) one of the elements that collectively form a system of numeration

Samples0 and 1 are digits.


Broader (hypernym)integer, whole number

Narrower (hyponym)0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, ace, binary digit, Captain Hicks, cinque, cipher, cypher, decimal digit, deuce, deuce-ace, duodecimal digit, eight, eighter, eighter from Decatur, ennead, fin, five, fivesome, four, foursome, half a dozen, heptad, hexad, hexadecimal digit, I, II, III, IV, IX, leash, Little Joe, Little Phoebe, Nina from Carolina, nine, niner, nought, octad, octal digit, octet, octonary, ogdoad, one, pentad, Phoebe, quadruplet, quartet, quatern, quaternary, quaternion, quaternity, quint, quintet, quintuplet, septenary, septet, sestet, seven, sevener, sextet, sextuplet, significant digit, significant figure, single, sise, six, sixer, tercet, ternary, ternion, terzetto, tetrad, three, threesome, tierce, trey, triad, trine, trinity, trio, triplet, troika, two, unity, V, VI, VII, VIII, zero

2. digit (quantity) the length of breadth of a finger used as a linear measure

Synonymsfinger, finger's breadth, fingerbreadth

Broader (hypernym)linear measure, linear unit

3. digit (body) a finger or toe in human beings or corresponding body part in other vertebrates


Broader (hypernym)appendage, extremity, member

Narrower (hyponym)finger, minimus, toe

Part holonymnail, phalanx

Part meronymcraniate, vertebrate

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