1. [ noun ] the relative magnitudes of two quantities (usually expressed as a quotient)
Related terms: magnitude_relation efficiency frequency intelligence_quotient margin_of_profit turnover_rate relative_humidity S/N order_of_magnitude odds output-to-input_ratio focal_ratio quotient loss_ratio haematocrit prevalence stoichiometry productivity cephalic_index refractive_index aspect_ratio respiratory_quotient safety_factor time_constant magnification Mach_number eccentricity loading abundance abundance mileage load_factor mechanical_advantage p/e_ratio facial_index albedo
Similar spelling:   Ratti