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See also: Quotient and quotiënt

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin quotiens, from quoties.

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈkwəʊʃənt/
  • (US) enPR: kwōʹshənt, IPA(key): /ˈkwoʊʃənt/
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NounEdit

quotient (plural quotients)

  1. (arithmetic) The number resulting from the division of one number by another.
    The quotient of 12 divided by 4 is 3.
  2. (mathematics) By analogy, the result of any process that is the inverse of multiplication as defined for any mathematical entities other than numbers.
  3. (obsolete, rare) A quotum or quota.

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin quotiens, from quoties

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

quotient m (plural quotients)

  1. Quotient (result of a division).

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