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multiplier

noun mul·ti·pli·er \ˈməl-tə-ˌplī(-ə)r\

Definition of MULTIPLIER

:  one that multiplies: as
a :  a number by which another number is multiplied
b :  an instrument or device for multiplying or intensifying some effect
c :  a machine, mechanism, or circuit that multiplies figures

First Known Use of MULTIPLIER

15th century
MULTIPLIER Defined for Kids

multiplier

noun mul·ti·pli·er \ˈməl-tə-ˌplī-ər\

Definition of MULTIPLIER for Kids

:  a number by which another number is multiplied

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