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A fraction in which both the numerator and the denominator are whole numbers.
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(Mathematics) a fraction in which the numerator and denominator are both integers expressed as a ratio rather than a decimal. Also called: common fraction or vulgar fraction
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a ratio of two integers.
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A fraction in which both the numerator and denominator are whole numbers, such as 5/7 .
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|Noun||1.||simple fraction - the quotient of two integers|
fraction - the quotient of two rational numbers
half, one-half - one of two equal parts of a divisible whole; "half a loaf"; "half an hour"; "a century and one half"
one-third, third, tierce - one of three equal parts of a divisible whole; "it contains approximately a third of the minimum daily requirement"
two-thirds - two of three equal parts of a divisible whole
fourth part, one-fourth, one-quarter, quarter, quartern, twenty-five percent, fourth - one of four equal parts; "a quarter of a pound"
one-hundred-thousandth - one part in a hundred thousand equal parts
one-hundred-millionth - one part in a hundred million equal parts
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