What is Percent?
Percent definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
Also called per centum. one one-hundredth part; 1/100.
percentage(defs 1, 3).
British. stocks, bonds, etc., that bear an indicated rate of interest.
figured or expressed on the basis of a rate or proportion per hundred (used in combination with a number in expressing rates of interest, proportions, etc.): to get three percent interest. Symbol: %