percentage definition

  • noun:
    • A fraction or proportion with 100 comprehended given that denominator; like, 0.98 equals a percentage of 98.
    • the effect acquired by multiplying a quantity by a percent.
    • A proportion or share with regards to a complete; a component: The hecklers constituted only a small percentage regarding the market.
    • a quantity, particularly an allowance, task, or commission, that varies equal in porportion to a bigger amount, such complete product sales: work with a share.
    • Informal positive aspect; gain: there's absolutely no percentage in work without pay.
    • extent, number or price of one thing, considered to be part of a total of 100; an integral part of a whole.
    • A share regarding the earnings.
    • Benefit or advantage.
    • A certain price %; the allowance, task, rate of interest, discount, or commission, on a hundred.
    • Rate or percentage per hundred: because, the portion of reduction; the portion of oxygen in certain ingredient, or of pure material in an ore; especially, in com., an allowance, task, fee, or interest on a hundred; loosely, proportion overall.
    • a proportion concerning a complete (that is often the amount per hundred)
    • possessions belonging to or due to or added by a person person or group

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