Meaning of numerator
Pronunciation: (n'mu-rā"tur, ny'-), [key]
- the term of a fraction, usually above the line, that indicates the number of equal parts that are to be added together; the dividend placed over a divisor:Cf.(def. 1). The numerator of the fraction 23 is 2.
- a person or thing that numbers.
- numerator (Thesaurus)