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**"digit"**One of the ten figures or symbols, 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, by which all numbers are expressed; -- so called because of the use of the fingers in counting and computing.

The ten symbols, 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, and 9. The number 215 has three digits: 2, 1, and 5.

(1) In the base-10 numeration system, one of the symbols 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. Digits can be used to write any number. Example: The numeral 145 is made up of the digits 1, 4, and 5.

A finger's breadth, commonly estimated to be three fourths of an inch.

To point at or out with the finger.

Any finger or toe.

A measure of the display span of a panel meter. By convention, a full digit can assume any value from 0 through 9, a 1/2-digit will display a 1 and overload at 2, a 3/4-digit will display digits up to 3 and overload at 4, etc. For example, a meter with a display span of ±3999 counts is said to be a 3-3/4 digit meter.

Digit is a word with more than one meaning in discussing digital voltmeters. A four-digit panel meter is one having four decimal decades eg 9999. Accuracy of one digit implies an accuracy of one count in the least significant decade.

A single character in a scoreboard or display. May be alphanumeric or seven-segment. Click

The smallest increment of weight that the digital display resolves.

The smallest individual unit in a notational system. For example, the notation 954 has three digits: 9, 5 and 4.

a versatile tool

A phone button pressed.

A digit between 1 and 9, to be placed in the cells