# ratio

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**ratio**— amplitude ratio damping ratio density ratio Poisson s ratio …42

**Ratio**— gesunder Menschenverstand (umgangssprachlich); Räson; gesunder Verstand (umgangssprachlich); Wirklichkeitssinn; Vernunft * * * Ra|tio 〈f.; ; unz.〉 1. Vernunft, vernünftiges, logisches Denkvermögen 2. Vernunftgrund …43

**ratio**— ra•tio [[t]ˈreɪ ʃoʊ, ʃiˌoʊ[/t]] n. pl. tios 1) math. the relation between two similar magnitudes with respect to the number of times the first contains the second: the ratio of 5 to 2, written 5:2 or 5/2[/ex] 2) math. proportional relation; rate …44

**ratio**— {{＃}}{{LM R32861}}{{〓}} {{［}}ratio{{］}} ‹ra·tio› {{◆}}(pl. ratios){{◇}} {{《}}▍ s.amb.{{》}} Relación que se establece entre dos cantidades o dos medidas: • En mi colegio la ratio alumno/profesor es de veintiocho a uno.{{○}}… …Diccionario de uso del español actual con sinónimos y antónimos

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**ratio**— / reɪʃiəυ/ noun a proportion or quantity of something compared to something else ● the ratio of successes to failures ● Our product outsells theirs by a ratio of two to one. ● With less manual work available, the ratio of workers to managers is… …46

**ratio**— Geometric Ge o*met ric, Geometrical Ge o*met ric*al, a. [L. geometricus; Gr. ?: cf. F. g[ e]om[ e]trique.] 1. Pertaining to, or according to the rules or principles of, geometry; determined by geometry; as, a geometrical solution of a problem.… …47

**ratio**— The relationship between two or more similar things in size, number, or degree. The numerator and denominator of every fraction function in this way. For example, 1/2 represents the ratio between one and two: one of two equal parts that… …48

**ratio**— noun (C) plural ratios a relationship between two amounts that is represented by a pair of numbers showing how much greater one amount is than the other: the ratio of sth to sth: The ratio of nursing staff to doctors is 2:1. compare proportion 1 …49

**ratio**— A *quantitative relationship between two amounts. A ratio is calculated by dividing one amount by another, to see how many times the value of one item is contained in the other. See *ratio analysis …50

**ratio*/**— [ˈreɪʃiəʊ] noun [C] a relationship between two things that is expressed as two numbers or amounts a teacher student ratio of 1: 20 (= 1 teacher for every 20 students)[/ex] The ratio of men to women was 4: 1.[/ex] …