fifth part


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Noun1.fifth part - one part in five equal partsfifth part - one part in five equal parts  
common fraction, simple fraction - the quotient of two integers
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Consider what a fifth part of the reading-matter of an American daily paper issued in a city of one hundred and seventy thousand inhabitants amounts to
This declaration a little relieved my abashment; and as wine had now somewhat opened my heart, I very freely acknowledged the robbery, but acquainted him that he had been misinformed as to the sum taken, which was little more than a fifth part of what he had mentioned.
It will be found fully elucidated in the fifth part of "The Twilight of the Idols"; but for those who cannot refer to this book, it were well to point out that Nietzsche called the present period--our period--the noon of man's history.
The fifth part of the profits from this stone belongs to us then, does it not?
Perhaps a fifth part of her mind was thus occupied, and the remaining parts leapt over the little barrier of day which interposed between Monday morning and this rather subdued moment, and played with the things one does voluntarily and normally in the daylight.
In 'The Canterbury Tales' indeed, the plan is almost impossibly ambitious; the more than twenty stories actually finished, with their eighteen thousand lines, are only a fifth part of the intended number.
I may say more; for without the assistance of Anytus and Lycon, any one may see that he would not have had a fifth part of the votes, as the law requires, in which case he would have incurred a fine of a thousand drachmae.
Until now, Armenia controls fifth part of Azerbaijan's territory and rejects implementing four UN Security Council resolutions on withdrawal of its armed forces from Nagorno-Karabakh and surrounding regions.
NCW added a fifth part to the campaign a couple of weeks ago with the target to make all Egyptian women strongly believe in themselves; that they can work and be in the labour market to increase their income.
The fifth part is directed towards rehumanizing the entire culture of medicine.
Its interiors contain one third of the world coal resources and fifth part of developed reserves - 193,3 billion tons.
To associate extent that'swhat they're doing, however it ought to be clear what meaning which the checking up is just fifth part of the duty.