# HyperDic: fraction

 NOUN VERB substance fraction a component of a mixture that has been separated by a fractional process artifact fraction a small part or item forming a piece of a whole quantity fraction the quotient of two rational numbers cognition fraction, divide perform a division
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Meaning Broader A component of a mixture that has been separated by a fractional process. chemical, chemical substance Material produced by or used in a reaction involving changes in atoms or molecules fracción fractionate obtain by a fractional process
Meaning Broader A small part or item forming a piece of a whole. part, portion Something less than the whole of a human artifact fracción, parte fractional constituting or comprising a part or fraction of a possible whole or entirety
Meaning Narrower The quotient of two rational numbers. 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 rational number, rational An integer or a fraction fracción, quebrado fracció fraction perform a division
Meaning Pattern Perform a division. Somebody ----s divide arithmetic The branch of pure mathematics dealing with the theory of numerical calculations halve divide by two quarter divide by four calculate, cipher, cypher, compute, work out, reckon, figure make a mathematical calculation or computation multiply combine by multiplication dividir, fraccionar dividir, fraccionar fraction the quotient of two rational numbers