from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The smallest quantity that is divisible by two or more given quantities without a remainder: 12 is the least common multiple of 2, 3, 4, and 6. Also called lowest common multiple.
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- n. The smallest number which may be divided by any of a set of numbers without a remainder.
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- n. the smallest multiple that is exactly divisible by every member of a set of numbers
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