What Does Percent Mean?

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Percentages are used to measure quite a bit in mathematics and life in general. A percent by definition is actual number of something when divided by one hundred.
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per·cent
[per-sent]
NOUN
1.
one one-hundredth part; 1/100.
2.
3.
British stocks, bonds, etc., that bear an indicated rate of interest.
ADJECTIVE
4.
figured or expressed on the basis of a rate or proportion per hundred (used in combination with a number in expressing rates of interest, proportions, etc.): to get three percent interest. Symbol: %
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