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{%type%} Definitions

WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The 1/100 part of something, represented by the "%" sign.

Usage examples (26)
  • Genius is one per cent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration
  • Adjective : to get three percent interest
  • Of course, Ahmadinejad has won, and then, well, there may be a 10 percent -10 percent\ of what?
  • 18 months show spectacular fuel savings of 40-50 percent, fully 60 ­percent in the lab. for more
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