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fraction

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈfrækʃən/
PART a number less than 1, such as 1/2 or 3/4 FractionsNumbers generally
AMOUNT a very small number or amount: a fraction of a secondWords meaning small pieces and amounts
fractionally adverb by a very small amount: Harry is fractionally taller than Ben.Small in number and quantity
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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