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ratio
used in The Souls of Black Folk

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Definition
the relative magnitudes of two quantities — often expressed as a:b (which could also be expressed as the fraction a/b)
  • If the ratio to population of all Negro students throughout the land, in both college and secondary training, be counted, Commissioner Harris assures us "it must be increased to five times its present average" to equal the average of the land.
    Chapter 6 (60% in)

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