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Definition of aliquot:

  1. An aliquot part of a number or quantity is one which will divide it without a remainder; thus, 5 is an aliquot part of 15. Opposed to aliquant.


aliquot part, fractional.

Usage examples:

  • Qui super hiis diebus aliquot deliberantes, inprimis consulunt regi ut filium suum moribus et etate ad hoc maturum, militari cingulo faciat insigniri: vt ad bellum procedens, hostibus suis horrori fieret et formidini.

    - "Beowulf An Introduction to the Study of the Poem with a Discussion of the Stories of Offa and Finn", R. W. Chambers.
  • Men in corporations are only liable to the amount of their aliquot share of stock, or often not at all.

    - "Popular Law-making", Frederic Jesup Stimson.
  • Rariorum aliquot stirpium per Hispanias obseruatarum historia, Libris duobus expressa....

    - "The Old English Herbals", Eleanour Sinclair Rohde.