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Definition of Quotient


  1. The number resulting from the division of one number by another, and showing how often a less number is contained in a greater; thus, the quotient of twelve divided by four is three.
  2. The result of any process inverse to multiplication. See the Note under Multiplication.

Quotient Translations

quotient in French is cassure, quotient
quotient in German is Quotient
quotient in Italian is quoziente, frattura
quotient in Spanish is cociente, quebradura
quotient in Swedish is kvot