Meaning of PERCENTAGE in English

PERCENTAGE

(~s)

Frequency: The word is one of the 3000 most common words in English.

A ~ is a fraction of an amount expressed as a particular number of hundredths of that amount.

Only a few vegetable-origin foods have such a high ~ of protein.

N-COUNT: usu N of n

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