nonrepeating decimal

[ non-ri-pee-ting, non- ]
/ ˈnɒn rɪˈpi tɪŋ, ˌnɒn- /

noun Mathematics.

a decimal representation of any irrational number, having the property that no sequence of digits is repeated ad infinitum.

Nearby words

  1. nonreflexive,
  2. nonregent,
  3. nonrelativistic quantum mechanics,
  4. nonreligious,
  5. nonrenewable,
  6. nonrepresentational,
  7. nonresident,
  8. nonresidential,
  9. nonresistance,
  10. nonresistant

Origin of nonrepeating decimal

non- + repeating

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