Definitions for vigesimalvaɪˈdʒɛs ə məl

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

vi•ges•i•malvaɪˈdʒɛs ə məl(adj.)

  1. of, pertaining to, or based on twenty.

  2. twentieth.

  3. proceeding by twenties.

Origin of vigesimal:

1650–60; < L vīgēsim(us), var. of vīcēsimus, vīcēnsimus twentieth

Princeton's WordNet

  1. vigesimal(adj)

    relating to or based on the number twenty


  1. vigesimal(Adjective)

    A twentieth part

  2. vigesimal(Adjective)

    Occurring in intervals of 20

  3. vigesimal(Adjective)

    To the base 20

  4. Origin: From vicesimus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Vigesimal(adj)

    twentieth; divided into, or consisting of, twenties or twenty parts


  1. Vigesimal

    The vigesimal or base 20 numeral system is based on twenty.


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