contained in a number or quantity, but not dividing it evenly:
An aliquant part of 16 is 5.
(maths) of, signifying, or relating to a quantity or number that is not an exact divisor of a given quantity or number: 5 is an aliquant part of 12 Compare aliquot (sense 2)

aliquant al·i·quant (āl’ĭ-kwŏnt’)
A portion that results from dividing the whole in such a manner that some is left after aliquots have been apportioned.

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