# Definitions and Synonyms of *fraction* | Another word for *fraction* | What is *fraction? *

*Definition 1: a small part or item forming a piece of a whole - [noun denoting artifact]*

*Definition 2: the quotient of two rational numbers - [noun denoting quantity]*

*(**fraction* is a kind of ...) an integer or a fraction

*fraction*is a kind of ...) an integer or a fraction

*(... is a kind of **fraction* ) the positive fractional part of the representation of a logarithm; in the expression log 643 = 2.808 the mantissa is .808

*fraction*) the positive fractional part of the representation of a logarithm; in the expression log 643 = 2.808 the mantissa is .808

*(... is a kind of **fraction* ) the quotient of two integers

*fraction*) the quotient of two integers

*(... is a kind of **fraction* ) a fraction whose numerator is larger than the denominator

*fraction*) a fraction whose numerator is larger than the denominator

*(... is a kind of **fraction* ) a fraction with a numerator smaller than the denominator

*fraction*) a fraction with a numerator smaller than the denominator

*(... is a kind of **fraction* ) a fraction with fractions in the numerator or denominator

*fraction*) a fraction with fractions in the numerator or denominator

*(... is a kind of **fraction* ) a fraction whose numerator is an integer and whose denominator is an integer plus a fraction whose numerator is an integer and whose denominator is an integer plus a fraction and so on

*fraction*) a fraction whose numerator is an integer and whose denominator is an integer plus a fraction whose numerator is an integer and whose denominator is an integer plus a fraction and so on

*Definition 3: a component of a mixture that has been separated by a fractional process - [noun denoting substance]*

*(**fraction* is a kind of ...) material produced by or used in a reaction involving changes in atoms or molecules

*fraction*is a kind of ...) material produced by or used in a reaction involving changes in atoms or molecules

*Definition 4: perform a division - [verb of cognition]*

*Samples where fraction or its synonyms are used according to this definition*

*Can you divide 49 by seven?*

*Synonyms for fraction in the sense of this definition*

*(**fraction* is a kind of ...) make a mathematical calculation or computation

*fraction*is a kind of ...) make a mathematical calculation or computation

*(... is a kind of **fraction* ) divide by two; divide into halves

*fraction*) divide by two; divide into halves

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*"Halve the cake"*