repeating decimal

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Synonyms for repeating decimal

a decimal with a sequence of digits that repeats itself indefinitely

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Ten is the recurring number of minutes another person dies from leukemia, lymphoma or myeloma (bone marrow cancer) and $6,500 was the goal Goudreau set to raise to help in the fight against blood cancers.
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The clinic's 15-member steering committee decided last summer to treat patients with chronic conditions, even though the students recognized that treating a recurring number of patients might limit the number of people the clinic could serve.
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