from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The largest number that divides evenly into each of a given set of numbers. Also called greatest common factor, highest common factor.
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- n. The greatest common divisor of a set is the largest positive integer or polynomial that divides each of the numbers in the set without remainder.
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- n. the largest integer that divides without remainder into a set of integers
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