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# Significado de “factor” - Diccionario Inglés

## Significado de "factor" - Diccionario Inglés

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### factornoun [C]

uk /ˈfæk.tər/  us /-tɚ/

#### factornoun[C] (FACT)

B2 a ​fact or ​situation that ​influences the ​result of something: People's ​votinghabits are ​influenced by ​political, ​social and ​economic factors. Heavy ​snow was a factor in the ​accident. Price will be a major/​crucial factor in the ​success of this new ​product. The ​economy is ​regarded as the decisive/​key factor in the ​outcome of the ​election.informal The movie's ​success is ​largelydue to ​its factor (= ​itsability to make ​peoplefeelhappy).
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#### factornoun[C] (NUMBER)

specialized mathematics in ​mathematics, any ​wholenumber that is ​produced when you ​divide a ​largernumber by another ​wholenumber: Two, three, four and six are all factors of twelve. a ​particularlevel on some ​systems of ​measurement: a ​windchill factor of -20UK a factor 20 ​suntancreamby a factor of If an ​amountbecomeslarger or ​smaller by a factor of a ​particularnumber, it ​becomes that ​number of ​timeslarger or ​smaller: Cases of ​leukaemia in the ​area near the ​nuclearreactor have ​risen by a factor of four.
(Definition of factor from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

## Significado de "factor" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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### factornoun

us /ˈfæk·tər/

#### factornoun (SITUATION)

[C] a ​fact or ​situation that ​influences a ​result: Economic factors had a lot to do with ​theirdecision to ​sell the ​company.

#### factornoun (NUMBER)

[C] algebra a ​number or ​variable (= ​letter or ​symbol) that is being ​multiplied in a ​product (= ​result of ​multiplying): In 6×3=18, 6 and 3 are factors of the ​product 18. [C] algebra A factor of a ​product is a ​number that the ​product can be ​divided by ​exactly.
(Definition of factor from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

## Significado de "factor" - Diccionario Inglés para los negocios

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### factornoun [C]

uk us /ˈfæktər/
one of several things that affects or ​influences a ​situation: Increasing use of ​onlinenewspapers was definitely a contributing factor to the company's ​collapse. a key/significant/​major factor a critical/crucial factor a deciding/decisive factor
(also invoice factor) FINANCE a ​business that ​buys the ​right to ​collectdebts for another ​company and ​charges for ​collecting them: Using a factor can be a good way of getting better cashflow.
the ​amount that a ​number is ​multiplied or ​divided by: a factor of 3/10/75, etc. You should ​reduce your ​finalfigures by a factor of three.
COMMERCE a ​company or ​person that ​sellsgoodsproduced by another ​company using their own ​name, usually for ​payment
the . . . factor something ​special that a ​product, ​idea, ​person, etc. has that makes them ​successful or makes ​peoplenotice them: What's missing from this ​organization is the ​leadership factor. Her latest ​fashioncollection certainly has the wow factor.

### factorverb [T]

uk us /ˈfæktər/
FINANCE to ​sell the ​right to ​collectpayments and ​debtsowed to your ​company or ​organization to another ​business: How many of their ​operations are factored? Factoring is just one way of ​raisingcapital in the ​shortterm.
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(Definition of factor from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
 en coreano 요인… en árabe عامِل… in Malaysian faktor… en francés facteur, diviseur… en ruso фактор, множитель… en chino (tradicionál) 事實, 因素, 要素… en italiano fattore… en turco etmen, unsur, etken… en polaco czynnik, podzielnik… en español factor, divisor… in Vietnamese nhân tố, thừa số… en portugués fator… in Thai ตัวประกอบ, ปัจจัยที่ทำให้เกิดผลหรือมีอิทธิพลต่อสิ่งต่าง ๆ, ตัวประกอบ (ทางคณิตศาสตร์)… en alemán der Faktor… en catalán factor… en japonés 要素… en chino (simplificado) 事实, 因素, 要素… in Indonesian faktor, pembagi…
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November 25, 2015
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