Definition of common fraction noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


common fraction

BrE BrE//ˌkɒmən ˈfrækʃn//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌkɑːmən ˈfrækʃn//
(symbol (British English)vulgar fraction) (North American English, mathematics)
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a fraction (2) (= a number less than one) that is shown as numbers above and below a line ¾ and ⅝ are common fractions. compare decimal fraction
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