aliquot

adjective
al·i·quot | \ˈa-lə-ˌkwät, -kwət\

Definition of aliquot 

1 : contained an exact number of times in something else used of a divisor or part 5 is an aliquot part of 15.an aliquot portion of a solution

2 : fractional an aliquot part of invested capital

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aliquot noun

First Known Use of aliquot

1570, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for aliquot

Medieval Latin aliquotus, from Latin aliquot some, several, from alius other + uot how many — more at else, quote

Medieval Latin aliquotus contained an exact number of times in something else, from Latin aliquot some, several

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aliquot

adjective
al·i·quot | \ˈal-ə-ˌkwät \

Medical Definition of aliquot 

(Entry 1 of 3)

: being an equal fractional part (as of a solution)

aliquot

noun

Medical Definition of aliquot (Entry 2 of 3)

: an aliquot part remove 50 ml aliquots at ten minute intervals

aliquot

transitive verb

Medical Definition of aliquot (Entry 3 of 3)

: to divide (as a solution) into equal parts

aliquot

adjective
al·i·quot | \ˈa-lə-ˌkwät, -kwət \

Legal Definition of aliquot 

: of, relating to, or being a fraction or percentage of a whole may deduct an aliquot part of the cost— D. Q. Posin

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