› the symbol × or the symbol · used between two numbers to show that they should be multiplied together

(Definition of multiplication sign from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

› mathematics the symbol × or the symbol · used between two numbers to show that they should be multiplied together

(Definition of multiplication sign from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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Out of Africa

October 01, 2015

A recent discovery off the coast of the island of Taiwan, made by local fishermen, is causing scientists to re-examine their ideas about early humans. The skull of a male human, now nicknamed Penghu Man, was found to differ significantly from the skulls of the Homo Erectus species previously known in the