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Princeton's WordNet

  1. aliquant, aliquant part(noun)

    an integer that is not an exact divisor of some quantity

    "5 is an aliquant part of 12"


  1. aliquant(Noun)

    An integer that does not divide another into integral parts.

  2. aliquant(Noun)

    A sample that has been divided into a set of equal parts, to leave a remainder

  3. aliquant(Adjective)

    Not dividing another specified integer into integral parts.

    5 is an aliquant part of 16.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Aliquant(adj)

    an aliquant part of a number or quantity is one which does not divide it without leaving a remainder; thus, 5 is an aliquant part of 16. Opposed to aliquot

    Etymology: [L. aliquantus some, moderate; alius other + quantus how great: cf. F. aliquante.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Aliquant

    al′i-kwant, adj. an aliquant part of a number is one that will not divide it without a remainder, thus 5 is an aliquant part of 12. [L. aliquantum, somewhat, alius, another, and quantus, how great.]

Editors Contribution

  1. aliquant

    a number divided into another number, which leaves a remainder.

    We cut the cake too soon and ended up with an aliquant, instead of having the proper number of equally-sized pieces.

    Submitted by SarahClawson on September 11, 2019  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of aliquant in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of aliquant in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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