# The meaning of Fractions

ˈfræk.ʃən

## Fractions – definition

nounA numerical quantity that is not a whole number (e.g. 1/2, 0.5).

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The mathematics computation subtest assesses skills in computing with whole numbers, fractions, mix…nounA small or tiny part, amount, or proportion of something.

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He hesitated for a fraction of a secondnounEach of the portions into which a mixture may be separated according to a physical property such as boiling point or solubility.

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The third fraction contain alcohols with boiling points of 120–130°cnoun(in the christian church) the breaking of the eucharistic bread.

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The fraction may be accompanied by the agnus dei

nounA number that results from dividing one whole number (= a number with no part of a number after it) by another

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1/4 and 0.25 are different ways of representing the same fraction., counterfeits are sold at a frac…

nounA small part or amount of something

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The company's computers only represent a fraction of the market.

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Word origin

late Middle English: via Old French from ecclesiastical Latin fractio(n-) ‘breaking (bread)’, from Latin frangere ‘to break’.

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