# aliquot

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- Definition of the adjective aliquot
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## Definition of the noun aliquot

What does aliquot mean as a name of something?

**noun** - plural: aliquots

- 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

- example:

### Alternative definition of the noun aliquot

**noun**

- [
*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**

- signifying an exact divisor or factor of a quantity
- similar: fractional

### Alternative definition of the adjective aliquot

**adjective**

- Contained in the whole an integral number of times;
- antonym: aliquant

## Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for aliquot

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### The American Business Encyclopedia and Legal Adviser (1913)

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

### The 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 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 ...

### The universal etymological English dictionary (1731)

by Nathan Bailey

Rational whole NUMBER, is such Whereof unity is **an aliquot** part. Rational
broken NUMBER, is such as is equal to some **aliquot** part or parts of unity.
Rational mixt NUMBER, is such as consists of a whole number and a broken •ne,
or of unity ...

### A New Mathematical Dictionary (1743)

Wherein is Contain'd, Not Only the Explanation of the Bare Terms, But Likewise an History of the Rise, Progress, State, Properties, Etc. of Things, Both in Pure Mathematics and Natural Philosophy, So Far as These Last Come Under a Mathematical Consideration by Edmund Stone

As suppose you want all **the aliquot** Parts of 6o, divide it by z, and the Quotient 3o
by 2, and the Quotient by 3, and there remains the indivisible Quotient 5 :
Therefore all **the prime aliquot** Parts are 1, 2, 2, 3, 5 ; and the compound ones
from the ...

### Encyclopaedia Americana : a popular dictionary of arts, sciences, literature, history, politics, and biography, brought down to the present time (1836)

**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 of 4, 3 of 9, and 4 of 16. To find
all **the aliquot** parts of a number, divide it by its least divisor, and the quotient by ...

### A New Mathematical Dictionary Wherein is Contain'd, Not Only the Explanation of the Bare Terms, But Likewise an History of the Rise, Progress, State, Properties, & C. of Things, Both in Pure Mathematics, and Natural Philosophy ... By E. Stone, F.R.S. .. (1743)

by Edmund Stone

AL 1 QyoT PART of a Number, is fuch an one as will exastly meafure it without
any Remainder, as 2 is **an aliquot** Part of 4,

### Encyclopædia 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.

### The New Universal Etymological English Dictionary ... The Sixth Edition. Corrected and Much Improved, Etc (1776)

by Nathan BAILEY

Perfect NUMBERS,
are such, whose **aliquot** parts being added together, make the whole number, as
6.

### Encyclopaedia 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.

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## Scrabble value of A_{1}L_{1}I_{1}Q_{10}U_{1}O_{1}T_{1}

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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