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The decimal numeral system is the most common and widely used numeral system. It is also known as **base-ten**, **base-10**, **decimal number** or just **decimal**. It refers to the notation of a number in decimal system. The digits available in this numeral system are: 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, and 9.

The octal numeral system is a positional numeral system that consists of 8 different digits: 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, and 7. It is also known as **OCT** or **base-8**. Octal became widely used in computing when some employed 6-bit, 12-bit, 24-bit or 36-bit words. Octal was ideal as an alternative way of representing binary values because their word size is divisible by three.

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