rate (n)

**Definition:** a quantity or amount or measure considered as a proportion of another quantity or amount or measure

**Example:**
the literacy rate.
the retention rate.
the dropout rate.

**Definition:** a quantity or amount or measure considered as a proportion of another quantity or amount or measure

**Example:**
the literacy rate.
the retention rate.
the dropout rate.

**Definition:** a quantity or amount or measure considered as a proportion of another quantity or amount or measure

**Example:**
the literacy rate.
the retention rate.
the dropout rate.

rate (n)

**Definition:** a magnitude or frequency relative to a time unit

**Example:**
they traveled at a rate of 55 miles per hour.
the rate of change was faster than expected.

**Definition:** a magnitude or frequency relative to a time unit

**Example:**
they traveled at a rate of 55 miles per hour.
the rate of change was faster than expected.

**Definition:** a magnitude or frequency relative to a time unit

**Example:**
they traveled at a rate of 55 miles per hour.
the rate of change was faster than expected.