# Hundredth vs. Hundred

By Jaxson

• 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.

Wikipedia

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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