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(Definition of numerator from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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numeratornoun [C]

 us   /ˈnu·məˌreɪ·t̬ər/
mathematics a ​number above the ​line in a ​fraction (= a ​division of a ​wholenumber): In the ​fraction , 3 is the numerator.
(Definition of numerator from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “numerator”
in Spanish numerador…
in Vietnamese tử số…
in Malaysian pembilang…
in Thai จำนวนที่เป็นเศษในตัวเลขเศษส่วน…
in Chinese (Simplified) (分数的)分子…
in Indonesian pembilang…
in Chinese (Traditional) (分數的)分子…
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