- The definition of a mixed number is a number made up of an integer and a fraction or decimal.
An example of a mixed number is 5.5.
mixed number definition by Webster's New World
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a number consisting of a whole number and a fraction, as 3
mixed number definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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A number, such as 7 1/4 , consisting of an integer and a fraction or decimal.
mixed number - Science Definition
- A number, such as 7 3/8 , consisting of a whole number and a fraction.
- An expression, such as 7x + 6 - 5/(x + 4) , consisting of a polynomial and a rational algebraic fraction.