fractional

Definitions


[ˈfrakʃ(ə)n(ə)l], (Adjective)

Definitions:
- relating to or expressed as a fraction, especially a fraction less than one
(e.g: the fractional variance in mass density per unit)

- small or tiny in amount
(e.g: there was a fractional hesitation before he said yes)

- relating to or denoting the separation of a mixture into fractions
(e.g: fractional crystallization)


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