simple-fraction

simple fraction

noun
a ratio of two integers.

Origin:
1585–95

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simple fraction
 
n
common fraction, Also called: vulgar fraction a fraction in which the numerator and denominator are both integers expressed as a ratio rather than a decimal

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simple fraction   (sĭm'pəl)  Pronunciation Key 
A fraction in which both the numerator and denominator are whole numbers, such as 5/7 .
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