decimal classification


noun


Nearby words

  1. decile,
  2. deciliter,
  3. decilitre,
  4. decillion,
  5. decimal,
  6. decimal currency,
  7. decimal fraction,
  8. decimal notation,
  9. decimal place,
  10. decimal point

Origin of decimal classification

First recorded in 1875–80

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British Dictionary definitions for decimal classification

decimal classification

noun

another term for Dewey Decimal System
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