Definitions
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 noun the second decimal digit in a percentage
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 noun one part in a hundred equal parts
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Examples

A basis point is onehundredth of a percentage point; 100 basis points equal a percentage point.

A basis point is onehundredth of a percentage point; 100 basis points equal a percentage point.

A basis point is onehundredth of a percentage point; 100 basis points equal a percentage point.

A basis point is onehundredth of a percentage point; 100 basis points equal a percentage point.

A basis point is onehundredth of a percentage point; 100 basis points equal a percentage point.

A basis point is onehundredth of a percentage point; 100 basis points equal a percentage point.

He had always liked the pyramids and mummy movies, but one onehundredth was nothing to get too excited over.

He was fourtenths of a per cent Tuscan, three per cent Spanish Moor, seven per cent Danish, and one onehundredth of a per cent Egyptian.

A basis point is onehundredth of a percentage point; 100 basis points equal a percentage point.

A basis point is onehundredth of a percentage point; 100 basis points equal a percentage point.
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