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Definition of the noun aliquot

What does aliquot mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: aliquots

  1. an integer that is an exact divisor of some quantity
    • example: 4 is an aliquot part of 12
    • lexical domain: Quantities - nouns denoting quantities and units of measure
    • synonym of aliquot: aliquot part
    • antonym of aliquot: aliquant
    • more generic word: divisor = the number by which a dividend is divided

Alternative definition of the noun aliquot

noun

  1. [chemistry] a portion of a total amount of a solution or suspension.

Specialised definition of the noun aliquot

Glossary of chemistry / analytical chemistry

known fractional portion of a homogeneous material (W. Horwitz et al. 1990. Nomenclature for Sampling in Analytical Chemistry)

  • note: The term is usually applied to volumetric sub-sampling of fluids.

Definition of the adjective aliquot

What does aliquot mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective

  1. signifying an exact divisor or factor of a quantity

Alternative definition of the adjective aliquot

adjective

  1. Contained in the whole an integral number of times;

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Google previewThe American Business Encyclopedia and Legal Adviser (1913)

ALIQUOT. — An interesting set of devices in commercial arithmetic ...

Google previewThe British Encyclopedia, Or Dictionary of Arts and Sciences (1809)

Comprising an Accurate and Popular View of the Present Improved State of Human Knowledge : Illustrated with Upwards of 150 Elegant Engravings. A - B. 1 by William Nicholson

ALIQUOT part, is such part of a number as will divide and measure, it exactly, without any remainder. For instance, 2 is an aliquot part of4, 3 of 9, and ...

Google previewThe New Universal English Dictionary ... To which is added, a dictionary of cant words ... The fourth edition, carefully corrected by Mr. Buchanan, etc (1760)

by Nathan BAILEY

Perfect NUMBERS, are such, whose aliquot parts being added together, make the whole number, as 6, 28, &To. Thus the ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica or a Dictionary of Arts and Sciences [...] (1771)

being an aliquot part of a shilling, the second method is shorter and better than the first. Case IV. When the rate is (hillings under twenty. Rule. Multiply the given number by the numerator of the fractions contained in Tab.

Google previewEncyclopædia metropolitana; or, Universal dictionary of knowledge, ed. by E. Smedley, Hugh J. Rose and Henry J. Rose. [With] Plates (1845)

by Edward Smedley

Aliquot parts of a pound sterling. 10a . is f. 6s. 8d. is }. 5s. is A. 3s. Ad. is £. 2s. 6d. is \. 2s. is ~fa. Is. Sd. is -fa. Is. is jfo.

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Scrabble value of A1L1I1Q10U1O1T1

The value of this 7-letter word is 16 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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