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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The number by which another number is to be divided. A number contained in another given number a certain integral number of times, without a remainder.

Usage examples (35)
  • As we keep lowering the divisor, more parties will get seats, more seats will be awarded.
  • /: int, int → int: safely divides two integers (returns 1 if divisor is 0)
  • Open and click-through rates declined marginally, because the divisor is the number delivered, not the number sent.
  • 30 Dow components divided by the DJIA divisor, which is currently 0.1255527090. for more
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