Origin of aliquot
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Or the third term of the proportion may be multiplied by the denominator of the fraction representing the aliquot part.
Aliquot, al′i-kwot, adj. such a part of a number as will divide it without a remainder.
This multiplied by 5/4 gives the total loss for the aliquot portion taken.Soap-Making Manual
E. G. Thomssen
They must secure for the states of the Southern Republic their aliquot share of the varied treasures of the West.The Little Lady of Lagunitas
Richard Henry Savage
Practice is performed by taking "aliquot parts;" to be a man of some "parts" is therefore necessary.Comic Arithmetic