multiplicand

noun
mul·​ti·​pli·​cand | \ ˌməl-tə-plə-ˈkand \

Definition of multiplicand

: the number that is to be multiplied by another

First Known Use of multiplicand

1594, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for multiplicand

Latin multiplicandus, gerundive of multiplicare

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multiplicand

noun
mul·​ti·​pli·​cand | \ ˌməl-tə-plə-ˈkand \

Kids Definition of multiplicand

: a number that is to be multiplied by another number

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