greatest common divisor definition

  • noun:
    • the greatest number that divides evenly into each of confirmed set of numbers. Also called best common element, greatest typical aspect.
    • the maximum common divisor of a set may be the biggest good integer or polynomial that divides each one of the figures into the set without rest.
    • the biggest integer that divides without rest into a couple of integers

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