What does fractional mean?

Definitions for fractionalˈfræk ʃə nl

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word fractional.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. fractional(adj)

    constituting or comprising a part or fraction of a possible whole or entirety

    "a fractional share of the vote"; "a partial dose"


  1. fractional(Noun)

    An expression of a fractional number.

    In English, most ordinals double as fractionals u2014 "third", "fourth", and so on u2014 with the exception of "second", whose corresponding fractional is "half".

  2. fractional(Noun)

    Partial ownership of a property, such as real estate or a chartered airplane, such that each partial owner has use of the property for only a portion of the time.

    A fractional is much more expensive than a traditional timeshare, but to many people, it's worth it.

  3. fractional(Noun)

    Relating to a fraction in a material distillation or separation process.

  4. fractional(Adjective)

    Pertaining to a fraction.

  5. fractional(Adjective)

    Divided; fragmentary; incomplete.

  6. fractional(Adjective)

    Very small; minute.

  7. fractional(Adjective)

    Relating to a process or product of fractional distillation.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fractional(adj)

    of or pertaining to fractions or a fraction; constituting a fraction; as, fractional numbers

  2. Fractional(adj)

    relatively small; inconsiderable; insignificant; as, a fractional part of the population


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fractional in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fractional in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Alexandra Zhang:

    Certain lasers with fractional technology can stimulate the collagen synthesis with reduced ‘down time’ and may help to tighten the skin.

  2. Mark Natkin:

    Another company...sees this magical 1.3 billion number, multiplies it by some fractional percentage of market share, and that equals a pot of gold at the end of the rainbow.

Images & Illustrations of fractional

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Translations for fractional

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • незначителен, частичен, непълен, дробенBulgarian
  • pienen pieni, pikkiriikkinenFinnish
  • brotinn, brotIcelandic
  • frazionarioItalian
  • חHebrew
  • fracționar, fracționalRomanian
  • части́чный, фрагмента́рный, незначи́тельный, отры́вочныйRussian

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