Fineness vs Fiveness - What's the difference?

fineness | fiveness |


As nouns the difference between fineness and fiveness

is that fineness is the ratio, in a precious metal, of the primary metal to any additives or impurities while fiveness is the property of being five in number.

fineness

English

Noun

(-)
  • The ratio, in a precious metal, of the primary metal to any additives or impurities.
  • The ratio of a ship's length to her beam.
  • fiveness

    English

    Noun

    (-)
  • The property of being five in number.