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a teacher-student ratio of 1:20 (=1 teacher for every 20 students)
The ratio of expenditure to revenue was an alarming 4:1.
We are aiming for a more equal sex ratio on our staff.
This is the American English definition of ratio. View British English definition of ratio.
a large area of land that continues further out into the sea than the land it is part of. This...
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