fraction bar

Noun

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Noun

**fraction bar** (*plural* fraction bars)

- (
*typography, math*) The line separating the numerator from the denominator, whether horizontal, (*sometimes proscribed*) oblique, or diagonal.

- (
*horizontal line*) horizontal bar - (
*diagonal line*) fraction slash (*as the kerned diagonal line*); diagonal, diagonal mark (*⟨⁄⟩**as a diagonal line regardless of kerning*);*see***slash**(*as the unkerned oblique line*)*⟨/⟩*

- French: barre de fraction

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