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percentage

noun [C]
 
 
/pəˈsentɪdʒ/
B2 an amount of something, expressed as a number out of 100: The percentage of women who work has risen steadily. The percentage of people who are left-handed is small - only about 10%.FractionsNumerical relationships
Translations of “percentage”
in Korean 백분률의…
in Arabic نِسبة مِئويّة…
in French pourcentage, proportion…
in Turkish yüzde oranı, yüzde, nispet…
in Italian percentuale…
in Chinese (Traditional) 數量, 百分比,百分率…
in Russian процент…
in Polish odsetek, procent…
in Spanish porcentaje…
in Portuguese porcentagem…
in German die Prozente (pl.), der Prozentsatz…
in Catalan percentatge…
in Japanese 百分率, パーセンテージ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 数量, 百分比,百分率…
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