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great·est com·mon di·vi·sor

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. greatest common divisor, greatest common factor, highest common factor(noun)

    the largest integer that divides without remainder into a set of integers

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  1. greatest common divisor(Noun)

    The greatest common divisor of a set is the largest positive integer or polynomial that divides each of the numbers in the set without remainder.

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  1. Greatest common divisor

    In mathematics, the greatest common divisor, also known as the greatest common factor, or highest common factor, of two or more integers, is the largest positive integer that divides the numbers without a remainder. For example, the GCD of 8 and 12 is 4. This notion can be extended to polynomials, see Polynomial greatest common divisor, or to rational numbers.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of greatest common divisor in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of greatest common divisor in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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  • největší společný dělitelCzech
  • größter gemeinsamer TeilerGerman
  • μέγιστος κοινός διαιρέτηςGreek
  • máximo común divisorSpanish
  • suurim ühiskordneEstonian
  • suurin yhteinen tekijäFinnish
  • legnagyobb közös osztóHungarian
  • stærsti sameiginlegi deilir, stærsti samdeilirIcelandic
  • 最大公約多項式, 最大公約数Japanese
  • grootste gemene delerDutch
  • største felles faktor, største felles nevnerNorwegian
  • máximo divisor comumPortuguese
  • cel mai mare divizor comun, c.m.m.d.cRomanian
  • наибо́льший о́бщий дели́тельRussian
  • största gemensamma delareSwedish
  • en büyük ortak bölen, ortak bölenlerin en büyüğüTurkish

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