# Nought

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Mathematical Zero

Used to represent the number zero, especially in mathematical or scientific contexts. When you multiply any number by nought, the result is always nought.
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Decimal Fraction

Placed after a decimal to emphasize precision in measurements or statistics. The value of pi is approximately 3.14159, but for simplicity, we often say 3.14.
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Start Count

In a sequence or series, nought can indicate the starting point or zero level. The thermometer reads nought degrees; it's freezing!