leastcommon multiple


leastcommon multiple
least common multiple n. Abbr. lcm
The smallest quantity that is divisible by two or more given quantities without a remainder:

12 is the least common multiple of 2, 3, 4, and 6.

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Universalium. 2010.

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  • leastcommon denominator — least common denominator n. Abbr. lcd The least common multiple of the denominators of a set of fractions: The least common denominator of 1/3 and 1/4 is 12. Also called lowest common denominator. * * * …   Universalium


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