multiplicative
EnglishEdit
EtymologyEdit
From 6thcentury Latin multiplicativus, from Classical Latin multiplicāre (“to multiply”).
PronunciationEdit
AdjectiveEdit
multiplicative (not comparable)
 Of or pertaining to multiplication.
 (mathematics, of a function, etc.) Distributive over multiplication.
 Matrix determinants are multiplicative; if and are square matrices of the same size, then .
 (algebra) Having multiplication as an operator.
Derived termsEdit
TranslationsEdit
of or pertaining to multiplication


distributive over multiplication

having multiplication as an operator
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NounEdit
multiplicative (countable and uncountable, plural multiplicatives)
FrenchEdit
AdjectiveEdit
multiplicative
LatinEdit
AdjectiveEdit
multiplicātīve