quotient

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See also: Quotient and quotiënt

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From Latin quotiens, from quoties

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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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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin quotiens, from quoties

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quotient m (plural quotients)

  1. Quotient (result of a division).

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