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di·vi·sor

 (dĭ-vī′zər)
n.
The quantity by which another quantity, the dividend, is to be divided.

divisor

(dɪˈvaɪzə)
n
1. (Mathematics) a number or quantity to be divided into another number or quantity (the dividend)
2. (Mathematics) a number that is a factor of another number

di•vi•sor

(dɪˈvaɪ zər)

n.
1. a number by which another number, the dividend, is divided.
2. a number contained in another given number a certain integral number of times, without a remainder.
[1425–75; late Middle English < Latin dīvīsor one who divides =dīvīd- + -tor -tor]

di·vi·sor

(dĭ-vī′zər)
A number used to divide another. In the equation 15 ÷ 3 = 5, 3 is the divisor.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.divisor - one of two or more integers that can be exactly divided into another integer; "what are the 4 factors of 6?"
prime factor - the prime factors of a quantity are all of the prime quantities that will exactly divide the given quantity
integer, whole number - any of the natural numbers (positive or negative) or zero; "an integer is a number that is not a fraction"
equivalent-binary-digit factor - the average number of binary digits needed to express one radix digit in a numeration system that is not binary; on the average a number that can be expressed in N decimal digits takes 3.3N binary digits
common divisor, common factor, common measure - an integer that divides two (or more) other integers evenly
2.divisor - the number by which a dividend is divided
number - a concept of quantity involving zero and units; "every number has a unique position in the sequence"
denominator - the divisor of a fraction
aliquot, aliquot part - an integer that is an exact divisor of some quantity; "4 is an aliquot part of 12"
aliquant, aliquant part - an integer that is not an exact divisor of some quantity; "5 is an aliquant part of 12"
Translations
dělitel
divisor

divisor

[dɪˈvaɪzəʳ] Ndivisor m

divisor

n (Math) → Divisor m

divisor

[dɪˈvaɪzəʳ] n (Math) → divisore m
References in classic literature ?
I am afraid so--thirteen is a dreadful divisor for a small family estate.
Among the topics are greatest common divisors, integer multiples and exponents, quotients of polynomial rings, divisibility and factorization in integral domains, subgroups of cyclic groups, cosets and Lagrange's theorem, the fundamental theorem of finite abelian groups, and check digits.
For more than 100 years, mathematicians have known that prime numbers--such as 7 or 17, with no divisors except for themselves and 1--get sparser and sparser as the numbers get larger.
LAHORE -- The legal divisors of Ministry of Inter Provincial Coordination, Irfan Ullah has said that those Pakistan Cricket Board's employees inducted in violation of rules through back doors will be shown exit to lesser financial burden from the Board.
Left zero divisors are right zero divisors, if ab = 0 implies ba = 0.
An main tool to study this phenomenon is desingularization which relates complicated singularities to simple ones - normal crossing divisors.
It's amazing that a number so incredibly large has no divisors other than 1 and itself.
The theory of divisors on finite graphs can be viewed as a discrete version of the analogous theory on Riemann surfaces.
A Perfect Number is a number that is equal to double the sum of its divisors.
The proper divisors of an integer n are those integers dividing evenly into n with the exception of n itself).
for any n [member of] N, where p runs through all the prime divisors of n, and [e.
Comprising this 418-page compendium are Divisors in the moduli spaces of curves (Enrico Arbarello and Maurizio Cornalba); Stability phenomena in the topology of moduli spaces (Ralph L.