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Definition: complex fraction from The Penguin English Dictionary

a fraction that has fractions for the numerator, the denominator, or both.


Summary Article: complex fraction
from The Macquarie Dictionary
1.

a fraction expressing a ratio between fractions or mixed numbers, or between a fraction or mixed number and a whole number.

Plural: complex fractions

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The Penguin Dictionary of Mathematics

A fraction in which either the numerator or the denominator or both are themselves fractions. Compare common fraction . ...

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