Subduple ratio
Subduple Sub"du*ple, a. (Math.) Indicating one part of two; in the ratio of one to two. [1913 Webster]

{Subduple ratio}, the ratio of 1 to 2: thus, 3:6 is a subduple ratio, as 6:3 is a duple ratio. [1913 Webster]


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  • Subduple — Sub du*ple, a. (Math.) Indicating one part of two; in the ratio of one to two. [1913 Webster] {Subduple ratio}, the ratio of 1 to 2: thus, 3:6 is a subduple ratio, as 6:3 is a duple ratio. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • subduple — /sub dūˈpl or subˈdū pl/ adjective In the ratio of one to two ORIGIN: LL subduplus • • • subdūˈplicate adjective (of a ratio) expressed as the ratio of square roots …   Useful english dictionary

  • subduplicate — subdūˈplicate adjective (of a ratio) expressed as the ratio of square roots • • • Main Entry: ↑subduple …   Useful english dictionary

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