aliquot part

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Noun1.aliquot part - an integer that is an exact divisor of some quantity; "4 is an aliquot part of 12"
divisor - the number by which a dividend is divided
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Clearly if a taxpayer had invested money in acquiring such right he would be entitled to deduct from the tents received each year an aliquot part of the cost of his investment; for he would be entitled under the statute to recover back the cost of his investment without being taxed thereon.