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great·est common divisor

(grā′tĭst)
n. Abbr. gcd
The largest number that divides evenly into each of a given set of numbers. Also called greatest common factor, highest common factor.

greatest common divisor

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(Mathematics) another name for highest common factor

great′est com′mon divi′sor


n.
the largest number that is a common divisor of a given set of numbers. Abbr.: G.C.D. Also called great′est com′mon fac′tor.
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Noun1.greatest common divisor - the largest integer that divides without remainder into a set of integers
common divisor, common factor, common measure - an integer that divides two (or more) other integers evenly
Translations
největší společný dělitel
suurin yhteinen tekijä
最大公約多項式最大公約数
grootste gemene deler
största gemensamma delare