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ratio

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin ratio.

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ratio (plural ratios)

  1. A number representing a comparison between two things.
  2. (arithmetic) The relative magnitudes of two quantities (usually expressed as a quotient).
  3. (law) Short for ratio decidendi.

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ratio m (plural ratios)

  1. ratio

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LatinEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From rat- ("thought", from perfect participle of reor) +‎ -iō

NounEdit

ratiō f (genitive ratiōnis); third declension

  1. reason, explanation
  2. calculation
  3. manner, method

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Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative ratiō ratiōnēs
genitive ratiōnis ratiōnum
dative ratiōnī ratiōnibus
accusative ratiōnem ratiōnēs
ablative ratiōne ratiōnibus
vocative ratiō ratiōnēs

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