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## Definition of the noun aliquot part

What does aliquot part mean as a name of something?

**noun**

- 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 part: aliquot
- more generic word: divisor = the number by which a dividend is divided

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## Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for aliquot part

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### 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 ...

### 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 British Encyclopedia (1809)

Or, Dictionary of Arts and Sciences. Comprising an Accurate and Popular View of the Present Improved State of Human Knowledge by William Nicholson

**ALIQUOT part**, is such part of a number as will
divide ...

### A mathematical and philosophical dictionary: containing an explanation of the terms, and an account of the several subjects, comprized under the heads mathematics, astronomy, and philosophy both natural and experimental (1795)

by Charles Hutton

**ALIQUOT part**, .it such a part of any whole, as will exactly measure It without any
remainder. Or the" **aliquot part** is such, as being taken or repeated a certain
number of times, exactly makes up, or is equal to the whole. So 1 is an aliquot
part of ...

### The Edinburgh Encyclopaedia (1832)

third, or any **aliquot part** of A, A B will be exactly as great when compared to B,
as the half, third, or **the E same aliquot part** of C is when compared to D. But E,G
are alike aliquot parts of A,C, and, therefore, E has the same ratio to B that G has
...

### Encyclopaedia Londinensis, or, Universal dictionary of arts, sciences, and literature (1810)

by John Wilkes (of Milland House, Sussex)

**Aliquot Part**, is sucb apart of any whole, as will exactly measure it without any
remainder. Or the aliquot port is such, as being taken or repeated a certain
number of times, exactly makes up, or is equal to, the whole. So 1 is an aliquot
part of 6, ...

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