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1. fraction

noun. ['ˈfrækʃən'] a component of a mixture that has been separated by a fractional process.

Synonyms

  • chemical

Antonyms

  • stay
  • unite

Etymology

  • fraccioun (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Decimal Fraction

  • dissatisfaction
  • satisfaction
  • liquefaction
  • transaction
  • subtraction
  • extraction
  • distraction
  • contraction
  • abstraction
  • retraction
  • infraction
  • diffraction
  • classaction
  • telaction
  • interaction
  • exaction
  • attraction
  • traction
  • reaction
  • inaction
  • faction

Example sentences of the word decimal-fraction


1. Noun Phrase
Round to the Nearest Integer: Atomic mass numbers usually include a decimal fraction.

2. Noun Phrase
Solve problems with a decimal fraction divisor by making the divisor a whole number.

3. Noun Phrase
Add the decimal fraction of a foot to the number of whole feet.

2. fraction

noun. ['ˈfrækʃən'] a small part or item forming a piece of a whole.

Synonyms

  • portion

Antonyms

  • irrational
  • insane

Etymology

  • fraccioun (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. fraction

noun. ['ˈfrækʃən'] the quotient of two rational numbers.

Synonyms

  • rational number
  • fixed-point part
  • continued fraction
  • improper fraction
  • complex fraction
  • mantissa
  • common fraction
  • compound fraction
  • rational
  • simple fraction

Antonyms

  • physical
  • nonintellectual
  • join
  • connect

Etymology

  • fraccioun (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. fraction

verb. ['ˈfrækʃən'] perform a division.

Synonyms

  • cypher
  • reckon
  • compute
  • calculate
  • work out
  • figure
  • halve
  • cipher
  • quarter

Antonyms

  • agreement
  • divide
  • integrate
  • differentiate

Etymology

  • fraccioun (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. decimal

noun. ['ˈdɛsəməl'] a proper fraction whose denominator is a power of 10.

Synonyms

  • decimal fraction
  • recurring decimal
  • repeating decimal
  • circulating decimal

Antonyms

  • soft

Etymology

  • decimalis (Latin)
  • decimus (Latin)

6. decimal

noun. ['ˈdɛsəməl'] a number in the decimal system.

Antonyms

  • Roman numeral

Etymology

  • decimalis (Latin)
  • decimus (Latin)

7. decimal

adjective. ['ˈdɛsəməl'] numbered or proceeding by tens; based on ten.

Synonyms

  • denary

Antonyms

  • single
  • majority

Etymology

  • decimalis (Latin)
  • decimus (Latin)
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