Sentence Examples


  • The large and only functional digit; V.
  • Pulling out the letter, she looked at the ten digit key code.
  • It may be shown by a mark (33) on the 26th digit of Sharpe's Egyptian cubit = 19.2 in.
  • The use of the denary scale in notation is due to its use in numeration (§ 18); this again being due (as exemplified by the use of the word digit) to the primitive use of the fingers for counting.
  • The horse is eminently " digitigrade," standing on the extremity of the single digit of each foot, which is kept habitually in a position approaching to vertical.