# complex fraction

*noun*

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Definition of *complex fraction*

: a fraction with a fraction or mixed number in the numerator or denominator or both — compare simple fraction

1827

## First Known Use of *complex fraction*

1827

## Rhymes with *complex fraction*

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## COMPLEX FRACTION Defined for Kids

## complex fraction

*noun*

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Definition of *complex fraction* for Students

**:**a fraction with a fraction or mixed number in the numerator or denominator or both*<{bufrac5{over}13⁄4} is a**complex fraction*.>

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