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divisor

noun di·vi·sor \də-ˈvī-zər\

mathematics : the number by which another number is being divided

Full Definition of DIVISOR

:  the number by which a dividend is divided
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First Known Use of DIVISOR

15th century

Other Mathematics and Statistics Terms

abscissa, denominator, equilateral, exponent, hypotenuse, logarithm, oblique, radii, rhomb
DIVISOR Defined for Kids

divisor

noun di·vi·sor \də-ˈvī-zər\

Definition of DIVISOR for Kids

:  the number by which a dividend is divided

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