percentage sign


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Noun1.percentage sign - a sign (`%') used to indicate that the number preceding it should be understood as a proportion multiplied by 100percentage sign - a sign (`%') used to indicate that the number preceding it should be understood as a proportion multiplied by 100
grapheme, graphic symbol, character - a written symbol that is used to represent speech; "the Greek alphabet has 24 characters"
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There is also a percentage sign on the top that takes you directly to the discounted offers.
The percentage of solution must appear as a number with a percentage sign (%) and can be declared by the use of the word 'containing' or 'contains'.
I suggest a percentage sign would make things clearer.