compound number definition

  • noun:
    • A quantity that's expressed regarding two or more various products, like 10 weight 5 ounces or 3 feet 4 inches.
    • a quantity expressed in 2 different devices
    • A quantity that's expressed in terms of a couple of various devices, like 10 weight 5 ounces or 3 foot 4 ins.
    • a quantity expressed in 2 various devices
  • adjective:
    • one built based on a varying scale of denomination; since, 3 cwt., 1 qr., 5 pound.; -- called additionally denominate quantity.
    • one constructed based on a varying scale of denomination; because, 3 cwt., 1 qr., 5 pound.; -- labeled as additionally denominate number.

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