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Meaning of “quotient” in the English Dictionary

"quotient" in British English

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quotientnoun [C]

uk   /ˈkwəʊ.ʃənt/  us   /ˈkwoʊ-/
a ​particulardegree or ​amount of something: This is a ​car with a high head-turning quotient (= a lot of ​peopleturn to ​look at it). specialized mathematics the ​result of ​dividing one ​number by another
(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)
Translations of “quotient”
in Spanish cociente…
in Vietnamese thương, thương số…
in Malaysian hasil bahagi, darjah…
in Thai ผลลัพธ์ของการหาร, ปริมาณที่กำหนด…
in Chinese (Simplified) 程度, 商…
in Indonesian hasil bagi, tingkat (kecerdasan)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 程度, 商…
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