Translation of "fraction" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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fractionnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈfræk.ʃən/ us /ˈfræk.ʃən/

C2 a number that results from dividing one whole number by another

¼ and 0.25 are different ways of representing the same fraction. 1/4和0.25是同一分数的不同表达方式。

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  • Reputable charities spend most of the donated money on aid and a tiny fraction on administration.
  • For his maths homework, he's got to convert various fractions to decimals and decimals to fractions.
  • How would you express 25% as a fraction, children?

(Translation of “fraction” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)