dividend

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From Middle French dividende, from Latin dividendum (thing to be divided), future passive participle of divido (to divide).

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dividend (plural dividends)

  1. (arithmetic) A number or expression that is to be divided by another.
    In "42 ÷ 3" the dividend is the 42.
  2. (finance) A pro rata payment of money by a company to its shareholders, usually made periodically (eg, quarterly or annually).

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dividend c

  1. (arithmetic) dividend
  2. (finance, Finland) dividend

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