division sign

division sign


mathematics : the symbol ÷ that is used to show that two numbers are to be divided into each other

Full Definition of DIVISION SIGN

:  the symbol ÷ used to indicate division
:  the slash / used to indicate a fraction

First Known Use of DIVISION SIGN

circa 1934


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