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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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## Factor - Wikipedia

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Factor, a Latin word meaning "who/which acts", may refer to: Contents. [hide]. 1 Commerce; 2 Science and technology. 2.1 Biology; 2.2 Computer science and ...

## 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!

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## 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.

## In mathematical terms, what does "factor" mean? | Reference.com

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Another way to define a factor is to multiply two or more numbers together to produce a larger number. All of those smaller numbers are factors of the product.

## What's a Factor Again? | Coolmath.com

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From way back in 3rd grade... It works the same way with messier factors...

## factor - Dictionary Definition : Vocabulary.com

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A factor is a part or element that contributes to a result. If you only fly budget airlines and refuse to stay anywhere but youth hostels, then money is probably a big ...