Definitions for "Fraction"
The act of breaking, or state of being broken, especially by violence.
A portion; a fragment.
One or more aliquot parts of a unit or whole number; an expression for a definite portion of a unit or magnitude.
Radiotherapy is usually given daily over a period of several weeks. The daily treatment is the fraction of the total dose delivered per day.
The total dose of radiation to be given is usually delivered over several weeks. That dose which is delivered each day is known as a fraction.
a daily dose of radiation, one part of a total prescribed dose of radiation.
To separate by means of, or to subject to, fractional distillation or crystallization; to fractionate; -- frequently used with out; as, to fraction out a certain grade of oil from pretroleum.
substance, or a mixture of substances of similar boiling points, resulting from fractional distillation.
In the oil industry, fraction refers to one of the portions of fractional distillation having a restricted boiling range.
a series of digits followed by a slash, followed by another series of digits
Fraction was a six-issue comic from DC Comics in 2004, in which four men in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania steal the components of a powerful battle suit. The series was written by David Tischman, with art by Timothy Green II and covers by Tomer Hanuka.
The point during the Eucharist when the bread is broken; the priest says, "Alleluia, Christ our passover is sacrificed for us," and the people respond, "Therefore, let us keep the feast. Alleluia."
Keywords:  davis, creek, williams, lying, twelve
That portion of a powder sample which lies between two stated particle sizes. Synonymous with Cut.
A small portion of ground lying between two claims which could not be staked by either as it exceeded their legal limits. "Twelve-foot" Davis , was so named after a 12-foot fraction on Williams Creek which he worked between two other claims. After recovering over $12,000, Davis sold the fraction, which then yielded over $100,000.
Keywords:  hemiobol, coin, less, example, unit
A coin of less than one unit; for example a hemiobol
Keywords:  crude, refining, resolution, oil, part
A separate identifiable part of crude oil; the product of a refining or
a part of a second, and/or a time period with higher resolution then a second
perform a division; "Can you divide 49 by seven?"
an indicated division
a sub-group of a larger organisation, made up of members sharing some common interest, for example, all members of a political party belonging to a certain union, or all members of a union belonging to a certain party
a Party organisation inside a representative or delegate body
Keywords:  mile, race, intervals, finish, running
Times recorded during the running of the race, usually at 1/4 mile intervals and at the finish.
Keywords:  cut, another, name
another name for "cut".
Keywords:  see
(See [Fraction])