Meaning of DIVISOR in English

DIVISOR

-ˈvīzə(r) noun

( -s )

Etymology: Middle English diviser, divisor, from Latin divisor, from divisus + -or

1. : the number by which the dividend is divided

2. : any of various devices for apportioning the water in an irrigating ditch to the holders of water rights in the ditch

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