• Fraction Definition & Synonyms
- (n.) The act of breaking, or state of being broken, especially by violence.
- (n.) One or more aliquot parts of a unit or whole number; an expression for a definite portion of a unit or magnitude.
- (v. t.) 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.
- (n.) A portion; a fragment.
• Fractionally Definition & Synonyms
- (adv.) By fractions or separate portions; as, to distill a liquid fractionally, that is, so as to separate different portions.