noncuplication

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Etymology[edit]

noncuple (multiply by nine) +‎ -ic +‎ -ation.

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Noun[edit]

noncuplication

  1. (obsolete, rare) Multiplication by nine.
    • a. 1690, Samuel Jeake, A Compleat Body of Arithmetick, In Four Books, page 25:
      Noncuplication, or to multiply by 9, adjoyn a Cypher to the Right hand of the 9.

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