long division

noun

Definition of long division

  1. :  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

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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

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

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