Sentence Examples


  • The large and only functional digit; V.
  • Pulling out the letter, she looked at the ten digit key code.
  • This is also evidently the Olympic cubit; and, in pursuance of the decimal multiple of the digit found in Egypt and Persia, the cubit of 25 digits was (1/4)th of the orguia of 100 digits, the series being --
  • 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.