Pentimal meaning

(rare, of a positional numeral system) Using base 5; quinary.
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(rare) A pentimal numeral system, or a numeral as written in such a system; a quinary.
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(rare) The abstract numeral system underlying any pentimal numeral system; quinary.
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Origin of pentimal

  • From pent-, by analogy with decimal.
    From Wiktionary