fractionnoun [ C ]uk /ˈfræk.ʃən/ us /ˈfræk.ʃən/
Although sexual and violent crimes have increased by 13 percent, they remain only a tiny/small fraction of the total number of crimes committed each year.
- 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?
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