Compound ratio


Related to Compound ratio: compound fraction, mixture ratio
(Math.) the product of two or more ratios; thus ab:cd is a ratio compounded of the simple ratios a:c and b:d.
See under Compound, Duplicate, etc.

See also: Compound, Ratio

References in classic literature ?
Thus the progress of the Hawiians and Tahitians to utter extinction is accelerated in a sort of compound ratio.
These changes in compound ratios translate into changes in perceived smell.
Compound ratios of the biobased polymer, compatibilizer, and flame retardant are shown in Table 1.