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Russian translation of “fraction”

fraction

noun [C]     /ˈfrækʃən/
PART a number less than 1, such as 1/2; or 3/4;
дробь (в математике)
FractionsNumbers generally
AMOUNT a very small number or amount
частица, доля
a fraction of a secondWords meaning small pieces and amounts
fractionally adverb by a very small amount
незначительно
Harry is fractionally taller than Ben.Small in number and quantity
(Definition of fraction noun from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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