Hindu numeral

noun
one of the symbols 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,0
Ant: ↑Roman numeral (for: ↑Arabic numeral)
Hypernyms: ↑numeral, ↑number

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noun or hindu-arabic numeral
Usage: usually capitalized H&A

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