divisor

noun di·vi·sor \ də-ˈvī-zər \

Definition of divisor

:the number by which a dividend is divided

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First Known Use of divisor

15th century

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DIVISOR Defined for English Language Learners

divisor

noun

Definition of divisor for English Language Learners

  • mathematics : the number by which another number is being divided


DIVISOR Defined for Kids

divisor

noun di·vi·sor \ də-ˈvī-zər \

Definition of divisor for Students

:the number by which a dividend is divided


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