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dividend
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in math Define
if 8 divided by 4 = 2, then 8 can be described as the dividend, 4 as the divisor, and 2 as the quotient
  • Divide your cleverness by ten, and the quotient—dear me!

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  • The divisor cannot be zero.
  • As the divisor increases, the quotient decreases.

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as in: dividend paid by stock Define
that part of the earnings of a corporation that is distributed to its shareholders
in math Define
if 8 divided by 4 = 2, then 8 can be described as the dividend, 4 as the divisor, and 2 as the quotient
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