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highest common factornoun [C]

uk   us   UK specialized (abbreviation HCF, US greatest common factor)
the ​highestnumber that a set of two or more different ​numbers can be ​divided by ​exactly: 4 is the ​highestcommonfactor of 8 and 12.
(Definition of highest common factor from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) 最大公约数(使一组数都能被整除的最大除数)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 最大公約數(使一組數都能被整除的最大除數)…
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