# Terminating Decimal Definition in Math Meanings and Examples

A decimal that has only countable numbers in its decimal part is called a terminating decimal.

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## Terminating Decimal Definition:

A terminating decimal is usually defined as a decimal number that contains finite digits of numbers after decimal points.
We can also be called all terminating decimals are rational numbers that can be written into a reduced fraction with denominators containing no prime numbers other than 2 or 5.

### Terminating decimal definition Examples:

1. 2.4349
2. 125.8749
3. \frac12 etc

A terminating decimal can be converted into a common fraction therefore every terminating decimal can be converted into a common fraction.