NOUN | substance | fraction | a component of a mixture that has been separated by a fractional process |
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artifact | fraction | a small part or item forming a piece of a whole | |

quantity | fraction | the quotient of two rational numbers | |

VERB | cognition | fraction, divide | perform a division |

Sounds | frae'kshahn | |
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Rhymes | Aachen ... Zukerman: 2572 rhymes with ahn... |

Meaning | A component of a mixture that has been separated by a fractional process. | |
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Broader | chemical, chemical substance | Material produced by or used in a reaction involving changes in atoms or molecules |

Spanish | fracción | |

Verbs | fractionate | obtain by a fractional process |

Meaning | A small part or item forming a piece of a whole. | |
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Broader | part, portion | Something less than the whole of a human artifact |

Spanish | fracción, parte | |

Adjectives | fractional | constituting or comprising a part or fraction of a possible whole or entirety |

Meaning | The quotient of two rational numbers. | |
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Narrower | common fraction, simple fraction | The quotient of two integers |

complex fraction, compound fraction | A fraction with fractions in the numerator or denominator | |

continued fraction | A fraction whose numerator is an integer and whose denominator is an integer plus a fraction whose numerator is an integer and whose denominator is an integer plus a fraction and so on | |

improper fraction | A fraction whose numerator is larger than the denominator | |

mantissa, fixed-point part | The positive fractional part of the representation of a logarithm | |

proper fraction | A fraction with a numerator smaller than the denominator | |

Broader | rational number, rational | An integer or a fraction |

Spanish | fracción, quebrado | |

Catalan | fracció | |

Verbs | fraction | perform a division |

Meaning | Perform a division. | |
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Pattern | Somebody ----s | |

Synonym | divide | |

Category | arithmetic | The branch of pure mathematics dealing with the theory of numerical calculations |

Narrower | halve | divide by two |

quarter | divide by four | |

Broader | calculate, cipher, cypher, compute, work out, reckon, figure | make a mathematical calculation or computation |

Opposite | multiply | combine by multiplication |

Spanish | dividir, fraccionar | |

Catalan | dividir, fraccionar | |

Nouns | fraction | the quotient of two rational numbers |

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