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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.


Synonymsfigure


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


Synonymsdactyl


Broader (hypernym)appendage, extremity, member


Narrower (hyponym)finger, minimus, toe


Part holonymnail, phalanx


Part meronymcraniate, vertebrate









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