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 Decimal:  A symbol that uses a base-ten place-value system with multiples of tenths to represent a number.
Bar Notation: The use of a horizontal bar over decimal digits to indicate that they repeat.
Digit: The symbols used to write numerals.
Expanded Form: A way of writing a numbers in which the numbers are written to show the place value value of each digit.
Nonrepeating Decimal: A decimal that neither terminates nor repeats.
Nonterminating Decimal: A decimal that continues without end.
Number Base: The base in a numeration system is the number of symbols used to represent the numbers in the system.
Repeating Decimal: A decimal number in which a digit or group of digits repeats without end.
Terminating Decimal: A decimal that contains a finite number of digits.
Place Value: The use in number systems of the position of a digit in a number to indicate the value of the digit.