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三分の一, さんぶんのいち

  • sanbunnoichi

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • one third
  • a third part

Examples of 三分の一,さんぶんのいち in a Sentence

メンバー3分の1女性だった
One-third of the six members were women.
地球の表面三分の一陸地である
About one third of the earth's surface is land.
地球の表面3分の1砂漠である
One-third of the Earth's surface is desert.
我々東京3分の1人口です
Our city has one third as many people as Tokyo.
One third of the friends I grew up with are dead.
その会合姿を現したのはメンバー3分の1だけだった
Only one third of the members turned up at the meeting.
その人口3分の1文盲である
One third of the population of that country cannot read.
その新聞発行部数競争三分の一に過ぎない
The circulation of the newspaper is only one-third that of its competitor.
Almost one-third of all office workers wear spectacles.
Medicaid, a program originally created to provide medical care for poverty-level women and children, today spends almost a third of its budget on elderly people.

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