submultiple

noun
sub·​mul·​ti·​ple | \ ˌsəb-ˈməl-tə-pəl How to pronounce submultiple (audio) \

Definition of submultiple

: an exact divisor of a number 8 is a submultiple of 72

First Known Use of submultiple

1702, in the meaning defined above

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“Submultiple.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/submultiple. Accessed 1 Mar. 2021.

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