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Issue 7652: Merge C version of decimal into py3k.
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--- a/Doc/library/numeric.rst Sat Mar 10 16:11:49 2012 +0000
+++ b/Doc/library/numeric.rst Sat Mar 10 18:12:20 2012 +0100
@@ -8,9 +8,9 @@
The modules described in this chapter provide numeric and math-related functions
and data types. The :mod:`numbers` module defines an abstract hierarchy of
numeric types. The :mod:`math` and :mod:`cmath` modules contain various
-mathematical functions for floating-point and complex numbers. For users more
-interested in decimal accuracy than in speed, the :mod:`decimal` module supports
-exact representations of decimal numbers.
+mathematical functions for floating-point and complex numbers. The :mod:`decimal`
+module supports exact representations of decimal numbers, using arbitrary precision
+arithmetic.
The following modules are documented in this chapter:
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