from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A fraction having an integer as a numerator and an integer as a denominator.
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- n. A fraction in the form of one integer divided by another, non-zero, integer.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a fraction in which the number of equal parts into which the integer is supposed to be divided is indicated by figures or letters, called the denominator, written below a line, over which is the numerator, indicating the number of these parts included in the fraction; as 1/2, one half, 2/5, two fifths.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the quotient of two integers
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