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Webster 1913 Edition


Divisor

Di-vi′sor

,
Noun.
[L., fr.
dividere
. See
Divide
.]
(Math.)
The number by which the dividend is divided.
Common divisor
.
(Math.)
See under
Common
,
Adj.

Webster 1828 Edition


Divisor

DIVISOR

,
Noun.
In arithmetic, the number by which the dividend is divided.

Definition 2022


Divisor

Divisor

See also: divisor

German

Noun

Divisor m (genitive Divisors, plural Divisoren)

  1. (arithmetics) divisor

Declension

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English

Noun

divisor (plural divisors)

  1. (arithmetic) A number or expression that another is to be divided by.
    In "42 ÷ 3" the divisor is the 3.
  2. An integer that divides another integer an integral number of times.
    The positive divisors of 6 are 1, 2 and 3.

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Latin

Pronunciation

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /diːˈwiː.sor/, [diːˈwiː.sɔr]

Noun

dīvīsor m (genitive dīvīsōris); third declension

  1. divider
  2. distributor (especially of bribes)

Inflection

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative dīvīsor dīvīsōrēs
genitive dīvīsōris dīvīsōrum
dative dīvīsōrī dīvīsōribus
accusative dīvīsōrem dīvīsōrēs
ablative dīvīsōre dīvīsōribus
vocative dīvīsor dīvīsōrēs

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Portuguese

Noun

divisor m (plural divisores)

  1. (arithmetic) divisor

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