Meaning of “quotient” in the English Dictionary

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"quotient" in British English

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quotientnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈkwəʊ.ʃənt/ us /ˈkwoʊ.ʃənt/

(Definition of “quotient” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"quotient" in American English

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quotientnoun [ C ]

us /ˈkwoʊ·ʃənt/

the degree, rate, or amount of something:

King had a full quotient of faults.

mathematics A quotient is also the result you get when you divide one number by another.

(Definition of “quotient” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)