Hundredth vs. Hundred

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  • Hundredth

    In arithmetic, a hundredth is a single part of something that has been divided equally into a hundred parts. For example, a hundredth of 675 is 6.75. In this manner it is used with the prefix “centi” such as in centimeter.

    A hundredth is the reciprocal of 100.

    A hundredth is written as a decimal fraction as 0.01, and as a vulgar fraction as 1/100.

    “Hundredth” is also the ordinal number that follows “ninety-ninth” and precedes “hundred and first.” It is written as 100th.

  • Hundredth (adjective)

    The ordinal form of the number one hundred.

  • Hundredth (noun)

    The person or thing in the hundredth position.

  • Hundredth (noun)

    One of a hundred equal parts of a whole.

  • Hundred (numeral)

    A numerical value equal to 100 (102), occurring after ninety-nine.

    “hundreds of places, hundreds of thousands of faces”

    “a hundred, one hundred”

    “nineteen hundred, one thousand nine hundred”

  • Hundred (numeral)

    The pronunciation of “00” for the two digits denoting the minutes.

  • Hundred (noun)

    A hundred-dollar bill, or any other note denominated 100 (e.g. a hundred euros).

  • Hundred (noun)

    An counties formerly reckoned as comprising 100 hides (households or families) and notionally equal to 12,000 acres.

  • Hundred (noun)

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  • Hundred (noun)

    A score of one hundred runs or more scored by a batsman.

    “He made a hundred in the historic match.”


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