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fraction

noun [C]  /ˈfræk·ʃən/ us  
mathematics a number that results from dividing one whole number (= a number with no part of a number after it) by another: 1/4 and 0.25 are different ways of representing the same fraction. A fraction is also a very small part or amount of something: Counterfeits are sold at a fraction of the cost of the genuine articles. Juries often hear only a fraction of the story.
fractional
adjective mathematics
Translations of “fraction”
in Korean 분수…
in Arabic كَسْر…
in French fraction, petite portion…
in Turkish kesir, çok küçük miktar, küçücük bölüm…
in Italian frazione…
in Chinese (Traditional) 分數, 小部分…
in Russian дробь (в математике), частица, доля…
in Polish ułamek, odrobina…
in Spanish fracción, poquito…
in Portuguese fração…
in German der Bruch, der Bruchteil…
in Catalan fracció…
in Japanese 分数…
in Chinese (Simplified) 分数, 小部分…
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