Decimal separator facts for kids

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The decimal separator is a symbol used to mark the border between the integral and the fractional parts of a decimal numeral. This symbol can be a period or a comma. Decimal point and decimal comma are common names for the decimal separator. For example 9.5 means nine and a one half in English speaking countries.

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