less than meaning


    Definition of less than in English Dictionary

  • Noun
    1. the character &lt.
      1. "2 < 3"
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • The organic matrix makes up less than 5% of the shell and is thought to be responsible for biocrystal synthesis.
      • Loose components of not less than 4-1/2 inches in diameter may be shipped eggcrated.
      • The reason for equivalization is to allow for household economies of scale–for example, cooking a meal for four people costs less than cooking four separate meals for one person.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
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    1. en less than three
    2. en less than threed
    3. en less than threes
    4. en less than threeing
    Source: Wiktionary
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    Meaning of less than for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this idiom "less than" is a noun.
    Definiteness: Level 1
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