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percentages

noun
plural of percentage

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a measure of how often an event will occur instead of another
  • since most car thefts are never solved, there will always be greedy people ready to take advantage of this percentage

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“Percentages.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/percentages. Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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