arabic numerals

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arabic numerals

[′ar·ə·bik ′nüm·rəlz]
(mathematics)
The numerals 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, and 9. Also known as Hindu-Arabic numerals.
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Some attempt has been made to correlate the rows by inserting Hindu-Arabic numerals.
9) The numbers in the tables are uniformly in Hindu-Arabic numerals, apart from when they occur in notes appended to the tables.
Gerbert simplified arithmetic by introducing the abacus and the so-called Hindu-Arabic numerals.
outlines--here proper style needs to be used such as Roman numerals to indicate main ideas, capitol letters in sequence to indicate subordinate ideas and Hindu-Arabic numerals to reveal details.
However, it took a long time for these numbers to be accepted, just as it did for the Hindu-Arabic numerals.