Simple Definition of percentile
: one of 100 equal parts that a group of people can be divided into in order to rank them
Full Definition of percentile
: a value on a scale of 100 that indicates the percent of a distribution that is equal to or below it <a score in the 95th percentile>
Examples of percentile in a sentence
His height and weight are in the 80th percentile for boys his age.
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