English version

quotient

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Numbers
quotientquo‧tient /ˈkwəʊʃənt $ ˈkwoʊ-/ noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 1 the amount or degree of a quality, feeling etc in a person, thing, or situation 🔊 Is all this healthy food supposed to increase my happiness quotient?2 technicalHMN the number which is obtained when one number is divided by another
Examples from the Corpus
quotientFor every day I stayed in Rochester, my intelligence quotient dropped another ten points.There was Mark, of course, with the cruel and secret quotient of his intelligence.Brennan's comments on the shelling contained his usual quotient of obscenity.
Pictures of the day
Do you know what each of these is called?
Click on the pictures to check.