# decimes

## English translation: one-tenth of the principal amount

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 19:59 Mar 20, 2007
Dutch to English translations [Non-PRO]
Bus/Financial - Finance (general) / Belgian judgment
 Dutch term or phrase: decimes pay a contribution of EUR 25, with application of Section 1 of the Act of 5 March 1952, amended by the Act of 26 June 2000, 22 April 2003, 19 December 2003 and 31 October 2005, plus 45 decimes. TIA
 BuckNetherlands Local time: 11:27
 English translation:one-tenth of the principal amount Explanation:quite logically it's one-tenth just as centime is one-hundredth but in this case tenths of 25 euros--------------------------------------------------Note added at 13 mins (2007-03-20 20:12:45 GMT)--------------------------------------------------so 45 tenths = --------------------------------------------------Note added at 15 mins (2007-03-20 20:14:49 GMT)--------------------------------------------------note: men noemt ze decimes omdat ze telkens een tiende bedragen van het hoofdbedrag, waarmee de geldboete verhoogd wordt. http://www.senate.be/wwwcgi/get_pdf?50334310--------------------------------------------------Note added at 19 mins (2007-03-20 20:18:54 GMT)--------------------------------------------------tien euro met 40 decimes verhoogd, 50 euro bedragende http://www.reprobel.be/nl/repro/download/kb14-01-2003.pdf--------------------------------------------------Note added at 20 mins (2007-03-20 20:19:56 GMT)--------------------------------------------------I make the total EUR 112.50
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Andre de Vries
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Local time: 10:27
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4one-tenth of the principal amount
 Andre de Vries

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12 mins   confidence:
one-tenth of the principal amount

Explanation:
quite logically it's one-tenth just as centime is one-hundredth
but in this case tenths of 25 euros

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Note added at 13 mins (2007-03-20 20:12:45 GMT)
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so 45 tenths =

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Note added at 15 mins (2007-03-20 20:14:49 GMT)
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note: men noemt ze decimes omdat ze telkens een tiende bedragen van het hoofdbedrag, waarmee de geldboete verhoogd wordt.

http://www.senate.be/wwwcgi/get_pdf?50334310

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Note added at 19 mins (2007-03-20 20:18:54 GMT)
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tien euro met 40 decimes verhoogd, 50 euro bedragende

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Note added at 20 mins (2007-03-20 20:19:56 GMT)
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I make the total EUR 112.50

 Andre de VriesUnited KingdomLocal time: 10:27Works in fieldNative speaker of: EnglishPRO pts in category: 8
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