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digit

1. a finger or toe
2. any of the ten Arabic numerals from 0 to 9
3. another name for finger
4. Astronomy one twelfth of the diameter of the sun or moon, used to express the magnitude of an eclipse

digit

[′dij·ət]
(computer science)
In a decimal digital computer, the space reserved for storage of one digit of information.
(mathematics)
A character used to represent one of the nonnegative integers smaller than the base of a system of positional notation. Also known as numeric character.

digit

An employee of Digital Equipment Corporation. See also VAX, VMS, PDP-10, TOPS-10, DEChead, double DECkers, field circus.

digit

A single character in a numbering system. In decimal, digits are 0 through 9. In binary, digits are 0 and 1.
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The fact that the sum of the digits in odd positions subtracted from the sum of the digits in even positions is zero is a sufficient condition for divisibility by 11.
If x - 9 = z, then the final sums of all the digits of x and all the digits of z are equal.
2) Extract two digits from each word ("first digit" and "second digit") like this:
A local call that now uses seven digits will still be a local call when 10 digits are required.
The main primitives that form digits are line segments and curves.
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So the percentage of primes is reducing significantly which is in accordance with prime number theorem, according to which, the probability that a random chosen number of size n is prime decreases as 1/d (where d is the number of digits of n).
Written in base 2, such a number consists simply of the digit 1 repeated p times.
It's immediately obvious from the bar graph that the digits in our disbursement data do not conform to Benford predicted rates.
Customers outside of area code 704 who currently dial 7 digits when making a local call to the 704 area will also need to dial 10 digits to make those calls.
VAT numbers comprise seven digits plus two final digits which are the check number.