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complex fraction
Word Origin
noun
,
Mathematics
1.
a fraction in which the numerator or the denominator or both contain one or more fractions.
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Also called
compound fraction
.
Origin of
complex fraction
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1820-1830
1820-30
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British Dictionary definitions for
complex fraction
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complex fraction
noun
1.
(
maths
) a fraction in which the numerator or denominator or both contain fractions
Also called
compound fraction
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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