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fractions

Elizabeth Martin

in The New Oxford Dictionary for Scientific Writers and Editors

Second edition

Published in print January 2009 | ISBN: 9780199545155
Published online January 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780191727276
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Spell out (e.g. two-thirds, three-quarters, nine-fifths, etc., hyphenated) only in nonmathematical text. In mathematical text use decimal fractions where possible

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