Academic Word List

The 570 most common words in English academic texts

Type: noun

Definitions: (noun) You use percent to show the number of parts out of a hundred. The symbol is %.

Examples: (noun) Twenty percent of the water used for drinking was dirty. (noun) One percent of the population own half of the wealth. (noun) The cost of gas has increased seven percent in the last month.

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Academic Word List Sublist and Group: 1 D