long division

noun
Updated on: 7 Nov 2017

Definition of long division

:arithmetical division in which the several steps involved in the division are indicated in detail

Examples of long division in a Sentence

  1. students learning to do long division

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First Known Use of long division

1744


LONG DIVISION Defined for English Language Learners

long division

noun

Definition of long division for English Language Learners

  • mathematics : a way of dividing one number by another number that involves several steps which are written out


LONG DIVISION Defined for Kids

long division

noun

Definition of long division for Students

:division in arithmetic that involves several steps that are written out

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