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factoring

noun [U]  /ˈfæk·tər·ɪŋ/ us  

factoring noun [U] (NUMBER)

algebra the process by which a number or variable is written as a product of two or more terms (= numbers or symbols) factoring completely Factoring completely is the process of factoring a number until no other factors can be found.
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