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### 1. fraction

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

• chemical

• stay
• unite

#### Etymology

• fraccioun (Middle English (1100-1500))

### 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.

• portion

• 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.

• 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

• 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.

• denary

• single
• majority

#### Etymology

• decimalis (Latin)
• decimus (Latin)
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