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

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
References in classic literature ?
The votes allotted to them are in a compound ratio, which considers them partly as distinct and coequal societies, partly as unequal members of the same society.
Thus the progress of the Hawiians and Tahitians to utter extinction is accelerated in a sort of compound ratio.
It gives us the leverage to enjoy the beneficial facets of the entourage effect while building a matrix of logic behind compound ratios and dosages.
Studying different organic compound ratios in the production of Schinus terebinthifolius Raddi seedlings, Caldeira et al.
(2008), who evaluated organic compound ratios in the preparation of substrates for the production of S.
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.