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fac·tor
[fak-ter]
NOUN
1.
one of the elements contributing to a particular result or situation: Poverty is only one of the factors in crime.
2.
Mathematics. one of two or more numbers, algebraic expressions, or the like, that when multiplied together produce a given product; a divisor: 6 and 3 are factors of 18.
3.
Biochemistry. any of certain substances necessary to a biochemical or physiological process, especially those whose exact nature and function are unknown.
4.
a business organization that lends money on accounts receivable or buys and collects accounts receivable.
5.
a person who acts or transacts business for another; an agent.
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Definition of Factor - Math is Fun

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Factors are numbers we can multiply together to get another number: Example: 2 and 3 are factors of 6, because 2 × 3 = 6. A number can have MANY factors!

Factor (agent) - Wikipedia

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A factor, Latin for "doer, maker is a mercantile fiduciary who receives and sells goods on ... In the UK, most factors fall within the definition of a mercantile agent under the Factors Act 188...

Factor | Define Factor at Dictionary.com

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Factor definition, one of the elements contributing to a particular result or situation : Poverty is only one of the factors in crime. See more.

Factor | Definition of Factor by Merriam-Webster

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Define factor: something that helps produce or influence a result : one of the things that cause something to happen — factor in a sentence.