Inguqulelo ka decimal comma in isiXhosa

decimal comma

ikoma yesishumi

Ubizo-magama /dess-i-muhl kom-uh/

isibizoPlural decimal commas

izibalo

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    ikoma yesishumi
    • the comma that you use to separate a whole number from a fraction in a decimal number, as in "44,5"
    • ikhoma oyisebenzisa ukwahlula inani eliphelelyo kwiqhezu, njengaku"44,5"

Usetyenziso

In South Africa we usually use 'decimal commas', but in many countries a 'decimal point' is used, as in the numbers 44.5 and 10.9.