How to say tenths in Japanese


suffix / ~の noun:

  • -clad - after an article of clothing
  • in the midst of - after a -masu stem - usually written using kana alone
  • tenths (e.g. wholesale price, as tenths of retail price) - after a number in the ichi, ni counting system
  • times (i.e. multiplied by) - after a number in the hitotsu, futatsu counting system
  • able-to-seat (of a chair, etc.) - after a number of people

Example Sentences

The Commerce Department reports retail sales rose seven-tenths of 1 percent last month mainly thanks to strong auto sales.

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