fractional fractional  /f ˈræk ʃə nəl/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) constituting or comprising a part or fraction of a possible whole or entirety

Usage(s):

  1. Already on hand, said Foy, were $56 million worth of orders for refrigerator compressors, fractional horsepower motors, ball bearings, magnetos.
  2. Saw your lecture at Google and wanted to say that as an Austrian I think the issue is fractional reserve banking.

News

  1. Betfair Hollywood Park Results Saturday June 15th, 2013

    Fractional/Final Time: 22.260, 45.980, 59.210, 00.000, 00.000, 1:06.130.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Washington Examiner

  2. Mountaineer Park Results Friday June 14th, 2013

    Fractional/Final Time: 22.520, 46.960, 1:00.320, 00.000, 00.000, 1:14.480.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Washington Examiner

  3. Lumenis Launches New Fractional Non-Ablative Laser Module, the ResurFX(TM), at the 22nd Annual Meeting of the German ...

    The M22 Is Now the Only Multi-Application System With a True Fractional Non-Ablative Module, Enabling Physicians to Successfully Treat a Broad Range of Skin Conditions
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Marketwire

Quotes

  1. "It is with reluctance that I accept Richard's decision to step down," Buffett said in a statement. "Richard Santulli is synonymous with the fractional jet ownership industry and his vision and energy has made NetJets the leader that it is...
    on Aug 4, 2009 By: Warren Buffett Source: Reuters

  2. "We cannot be held hostage by some fractional votes," Enrile said.
    on Jun 7, 2010 By: Juan Ponce Enrile Source: AFP

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