the divisor of a fraction
The number or expression written below the line in a fraction (thus 2 in ).
Origin: From denominator.
one who, or that which, gives a name; origin or source of a name
that number placed below the line in vulgar fractions which shows into how many parts the integer or unit is divided
that part of any expression under a fractional form which is situated below the horizontal line signifying division
Origin: [Cf. F. dnominateur.]
The numerical value of denominator in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of denominator in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
It reflects only the lowest common denominator.
Trouble is the common denominator of living. It is the great equalizer.
Given today's transparency, companies cannot go for the minimum common denominator.
We are concerned that gridlock could see politicians vent towards the lowest common denominator -- utilities.
It would create a risk of 'regulation at the lowest common denominator' and arbitrage between financial centers.
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Translations for denominator
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- denominadorCatalan, Valencian
- nazivnik, imenilac, именилацSerbo-Croatian
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