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Roman numerals

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  1. are commonly used in numbered lists (in outline format), clock faces, pages preceding the main body of a book, chord triads in music analysis, the numbering of movie publication dates, successive political leaders or children with identical names, an

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  2. are a numeral system originating in ancient Rome, adapted from Etruscan numerals

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  3. The system used in classical antiquity was slightly modified in the Middle Ages to produce a system used today

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  4. It is based on certain letters which are given values as numerals

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  5. See #Modern usage below

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