## FRACTION

### Fraction

A**fraction**represents a part of a whole or, more generally, any number of equal parts. When spoken in everyday English, a fraction describes how many parts of a certain size there are, for example, one-half, eight-fifths, three-quarters.

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### fraction

#### Noun

- A part of a whole, especially a comparatively small part.
- A ratio of two numbers, the numerator and the denominator, usually written one above the other and separated by a horizontal bar.
- A component of a mixture, separated by fractionation.
- In a eucharistic service, the breaking of the host.
- A small amount.
- The act of breaking, or state of being broken, especially by violence.

#### Verb

- To divide or break into fractions.

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