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## Definition of the noun common fraction

What does common fraction mean as a name of something?

**noun**

- the quotient of two integers
- lexical domain: Quantities - nouns denoting quantities and units of measure
- synonym of common fraction: simple fraction
- more generic word: fraction = the quotient of two rational numbers
- more specific terms:
- one-half / half = one of two equal parts of a divisible whole
- one-third / tierce / third = one of three equal parts of a divisible whole
- two-thirds = two of three equal parts of a divisible whole
- twenty-five percent / fourth part / one-quarter / one-fourth / quartern / quarter / fourth = one of four equal parts
- three-quarters / three-fourths = three of four equal parts
- twenty percent / fifth part / one-fifth / fifth = one part in five equal parts
- one-sixth / sixth = one part in six equal parts
- one-seventh / seventh = one part in seven equal parts
- one-eighth / eighth = one part in eight equal parts
- one-ninth / ninth = one part in nine equal parts
- ten percent / tenth part / one-tenth / tenth = a tenth part
- twelfth part / one-twelfth / duodecimal / twelfth = one part in twelve equal parts
- sixteenth part / one-sixteenth / sixteenth = one part in sixteen equal parts
- thirty-second part / one-thirty-second / thirty-second = one part in thirty-two equal parts
- one-sixtieth / sixtieth = one part in sixty equal parts
- one-sixty-fourth / sixty-fourth = one part in sixty-four equal parts
- one-hundredth / one percent / hundredth = one part in a hundred equal parts
- one-thousandth / thousandth = one part in a thousand equal parts
- one-ten-thousandth / ten-thousandth = one part in ten thousand equal parts
- one-hundred-thousandth = one part in a hundred thousand equal parts
- one-millionth / millionth = one part in a million equal parts
- one-hundred-millionth = one part in a hundred million equal parts
- one-billionth / billionth = one part in a billion equal parts
- one-trillionth / trillionth = one part in a trillion equal parts
- one-quadrillionth / quadrillionth = one part in a quadrillion equal parts
- one-quintillionth / quintillionth = one part in a quintillion equal parts

### Alternative definition of the noun common fraction

**noun**

- [
*arithmetic*] A fraction in the form of one integer divided by another, non-zero, integer.- synonym: vulgar fraction

## Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for common fraction

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### The Encyclopaedia Britannica, Or Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature (1853)

A - Ana

fraction reduced to **a common fraction**.
Note. The subject of life annu.t.es forms by .tself a dis- Th y the continued fraction
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### The Encyclopaedia Britannica a Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Litterature (1875)

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It is easy to see in what manner the inverse of the preceding operation is to be
performed, or a continued fraction reduced to **a common fraction**. The fractions
which result from omitting portions of a continued fraction are termed the ...

### The Mathematics Dictionary (1992)

by R.C. James, Glenn James

**Common fraction** Fraction partielle. Partial fraction Fraction propre. Proper
fraction Fraction pure. Proper fraction Fraction simplified. Simplified fraction
Fraction vulgaire. **Common fraction** Fraction vulgaire. Vulgar fraction Frequence
cumulative.

### A Condensed Dictionary of the English Language Giving the Correct Spelling, Pronunciation and Definitions of Words Based on the Unabridged Dictionary of Noah Webster (1910)

by Noah Webster

A fraction expressed by a numerator and denominator; **a common fraction** : thus,
g. — Vul'garism, •g8r-izm, n. Grossness of manners ; vulgarity ; a vulgar phrase or
expression. — Vnlgar'ity, -gar'Y- tT, K. Quality of being vulgar ; the Btate of the ...

### Encyclopaedia Britannica0 (1875)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature. A - Ana. 1

It is easy to see in what manner the inverse of the
preceding operation is to be performed, or a continued fraction reduced to **a
common fraction**. The fractions which result from omitting portions of a continued
fraction ...

### Hawkins' mechanical dictionary (1909)

a cyclopedia of words, terms, phrases and data used in the mechanic arts, trades and sciences by Nehemiah Hawkins

**Common Fraction**.

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