multiplicative


mul·ti·pli·ca·tive

adjective \ˌməl-tə-ˈpli-kə-tiv, ˈməl-tə-plə-ˌkā-tiv\

Definition of MULTIPLICATIVE

1
:  tending or having the power to multiply
2
:  of, relating to, or associated with a mathematical operation of multiplication <the multiplicative property of 0 requires that a × 0 = 0 and 0 × a = 0>
mul·ti·pli·ca·tive·ly adverb

First Known Use of MULTIPLICATIVE

1653

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