WordNet Search - 3.1

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- S: (n)
**difference**(the quality of being unlike or dissimilar)*"there are many differences between jazz and rock"* - S: (n) deviation, divergence, departure,
**difference**(a variation that deviates from the standard or norm)*"the deviation from the mean"* - S: (n) dispute,
**difference**, difference of opinion, conflict (a disagreement or argument about something important)*"he had a dispute with his wife"; "there were irreconcilable differences"; "the familiar conflict between Republicans and Democrats"* - S: (n)
**difference**(a significant change)*"the difference in her is amazing"; "his support made a real difference"* - S: (n) remainder,
**difference**(the number that remains after subtraction; the number that when added to the subtrahend gives the minuend) *direct hyponym*/*full hyponym**direct hypernym*/*inherited hypernym*/*sister term*- S: (n) number (a concept of quantity involving zero and units)
*"every number has a unique position in the sequence"* *direct hyponym*/**full hyponym**- S: (n) arity (the number of arguments that a function can take)
- S: (n) coordinate, co-ordinate (a number that identifies a position relative to an axis)
- S: (n) Cartesian coordinate (one of the coordinates in a system of coordinates that locates a point on a plane or in space by its distance from two lines or three planes respectively; the two lines or the intersections of the three planes are the coordinate axes)
- S: (n) dimension (one of three Cartesian coordinates that determine a position in space)
- S: (n) abscissa (the value of a coordinate on the horizontal axis)
- S: (n) ordinate (the value of a coordinate on the vertical axis)
- S: (n) polar coordinate (either of two values that locate a point on a plane by its distance from a fixed pole and its angle from a fixed line passing through the pole)
- S: (n) pagination, folio, page number, paging (the system of numbering pages)
- S: (n) decimal (a number in the decimal system)
- S: (n) constant (a number representing a quantity assumed to have a fixed value in a specified mathematical context)
*"the velocity of light is a constant"* - S: (n) Avogadro's number, Avogadro number (the number of molecules in a mole of a substance (approximately 602,250,000,000,000,000,000,000))
- S: (n) Boltzmann's constant (constant used in the calculation of the ideal gas constant)
- S: (n) coefficient (a constant number that serves as a measure of some property or characteristic)
- S: (n) absorption coefficient, coefficient of absorption, absorptance (a measure of the rate of decrease in the intensity of electromagnetic radiation (as light) as it passes through a given substance; the fraction of incident radiant energy absorbed per unit mass or thickness of an absorber)
*"absorptance equals 1 minus transmittance"* - S: (n) drag coefficient, coefficient of drag (the ratio of the drag on a body moving through air to the product of the velocity and the surface area of the body)
- S: (n) coefficient of friction (the ratio of the weight of an object being moved along a surface and the force that maintains contact between the object and the surface)
- S: (n) coefficient of mutual induction, mutual inductance (a measure of the induction between two circuits; the ratio of the electromotive force in a circuit to the corresponding change of current in a neighboring circuit; usually measured in henries)
- S: (n) coefficient of self induction, self-inductance (the ratio of the electromotive force produced in a circuit by self-induction to the rate of change of current producing it, expressed in henries)
- S: (n) modulus ((physics) a coefficient that expresses how much of a specified property is possessed by a specified substance)
- S: (n) coefficient of elasticity, modulus of elasticity, elastic modulus ((physics) the ratio of the applied stress to the change in shape of an elastic body)
- S: (n) bulk modulus (the ratio of the change in pressure acting on a volume to the fractional change in volume)
- S: (n) modulus of rigidity (the coefficient of elasticity for a shearing force)
- S: (n) Young's modulus (a coefficient of elasticity applicable to the stretching of a wire)
- S: (n) coefficient of expansion, expansivity (the fractional change in length or area or volume per unit change in temperature at a given constant pressure)
- S: (n) coefficient of reflection, reflection factor, reflectance, reflectivity (the fraction of radiant energy that is reflected from a surface)
- S: (n) transmittance, transmission (the fraction of radiant energy that passes through a substance)
- S: (n) coefficient of viscosity, absolute viscosity, dynamic viscosity (a measure of the resistance to flow of a fluid under an applied force)
- S: (n) weight, weighting ((statistics) a coefficient assigned to elements of a frequency distribution in order to represent their relative importance)
- S: (n) cosmological constant (an arbitrary constant in the equations of general relativity theory)
- S: (n) equilibrium constant ((chemistry) the ratio of concentrations when equilibrium is reached in a reversible reaction (when the rate of the forward reaction equals the rate of the reverse reaction))
- S: (n) dissociation constant (the equilibrium constant for a reversible dissociation)
- S: (n) gas constant, universal gas constant, R ((physics) the universal constant in the gas equation: pressure times volume = R times temperature; equal to 8.3143 joules per kelvin per mole)
- S: (n) gravitational constant, universal gravitational constant, constant of gravitation, G ((physics) the universal constant relating force to mass and distance in Newton's law of gravitation)
- S: (n) Hubble's constant, Hubble constant, Hubble's parameter, Hubble parameter ((cosmology) the ratio of the speed of recession of a galaxy (due to the expansion of the universe) to its distance from the observer; the Hubble constant is not actually a constant, but is regarded as measuring the expansion rate today)
- S: (n) ionic charge (the charge on an ion is equal to a constant charge e multiplied by an integer from 1 to 15)
- S: (n) factor of proportionality, constant of proportionality (the constant value of the ratio of two proportional quantities x and y; usually written y = kx, where k is the factor of proportionality)
- S: (n) Planck's constant, h (the constant of proportionality relating the energy of a photon to its frequency; approximately 6.626 x 10^-34 joule-second)
- S: (n) speed of light, light speed, c (the speed at which light travels in a vacuum; the constancy and universality of the speed of light is recognized by defining it to be exactly 299,792,458 meters per second)
- S: (n) oxidation number, oxidation state (the degree of oxidation of an atom or ion or molecule; for simple atoms or ions the oxidation number is equal to the ionic charge)
*"the oxidation number of hydrogen is +1 and of oxygen is -2"* - S: (n) cardinality ((mathematics) the number of elements in a set or group (considered as a property of that grouping))
- S: (n) count (the total number counted)
*"a blood count"* - S: (n) complement (a complete number or quantity)
*"a full complement"* - S: (n) blood count (the number of red and white corpuscles in a blood sample)
- S: (n) body count (a count of troops killed in an operation or time period)
*"the daily body count increased as the war went on"* - S: (n) circulation (number of copies of a newspaper or magazine that are sold)
*"by increasing its circulation the newspaper hoped to increase its advertising"* - S: (n) circulation ((library science) the count of books that are loaned by a library over a specified period)
- S: (n) head count, headcount (number of people in a particular group)
- S: (n) pollen count (the number of pollen grains (usually ragweed) in a standard volume of air over a twenty-four hour period and a specified time and place)
- S: (n) sperm count (the number of sperm in an ejaculate)
*"the sperm count is used as an indicator of male fertility"* - S: (n) factor (any of the numbers (or symbols) that form a product when multiplied together)
- S: (n) deflator (a statistical factor designed to remove the effect of inflation; inflation adjusted variables are in constant dollars)
- S: (n) conversion factor (factor by which a quantity that is expressed in one set of units must be multiplied in order to convert it into another set of units)
- S: (n) factor of proportionality, constant of proportionality (the constant value of the ratio of two proportional quantities x and y; usually written y = kx, where k is the factor of proportionality)
- S: (n) Planck's constant, h (the constant of proportionality relating the energy of a photon to its frequency; approximately 6.626 x 10^-34 joule-second)
- S: (n) Fibonacci number (a number in the Fibonacci sequence)
- S: (n) prime, prime quantity (a natural number that has exactly two distinct natural number divisors: 1 and itself)
- S: (n) prime number (an integer that has no integral factors but itself and 1)
- S: (n) composite number (an integer that is divisible without remainder by at least one positive integer other than itself and one)
- S: (n) score (a number that expresses the accomplishment of a team or an individual in a game or contest)
*"the score was 7 to 0"* - S: (n) bowling score (the score in a bowling match)
- S: (n) football score (the score in a football game)
- S: (n) baseball score (the score of a baseball game)
- S: (n) basketball score (the score in a basketball game)
- S: (n) stroke ((golf) the unit of scoring in golf is the act of hitting the ball with a club)
*"Nicklaus won by three strokes"* - S: (n) birdie ((golf) a score of one stroke under par on a hole)
- S: (n) bogey ((golf) a score of one stroke over par on a hole)
- S: (n) deficit ((sports) the score by which a team or individual is losing)
- S: (n) double-bogey ((golf) a score of two strokes over par for a hole)
- S: (n) duck, duck's egg ((cricket) a score of nothing by a batsman)
- S: (n) eagle ((golf) a score of two strokes under par on a hole)
- S: (n) double eagle ((golf) a score of three strokes under par on a hole)
- S: (n) game ((games) the score at a particular point or the score needed to win)
*"the game is 6 all"; "he is serving for the game"* - S: (n) lead ((sports) the score by which a team or individual is winning)
- S: (n) love (a score of zero in tennis or squash)
*"it was 40 love"* - S: (n) match (the score needed to win a match)
- S: (n) par ((golf) the standard number of strokes set for each hole on a golf course, or for the entire course)
*"a par-5 hole"; "par for this course is 72"* - S: (n) record (the number of wins versus losses and ties a team has had)
*"at 9-0 they have the best record in their league"* - S: (n) compound number (a quantity expressed in two different units)
*"one hour and ten minutes"* - S: (n) ordinal number, ordinal, no. (the number designating place in an ordered sequence)
- S: (n) first, number one, number 1 (the first element in a countable series)
*"the first of the month"* - S: (n) cardinal number, cardinal (the number of elements in a mathematical set; denotes a quantity but not the order)
- S: (n) frequency, absolute frequency (the number of observations in a given statistical category)
- S: (n) googol (a cardinal number represented as 1 followed by 100 zeros (ten raised to the power of a hundred))
- S: (n) googolplex (a cardinal number represented as 1 followed by a googol of zeros (ten raised to the power of a googol))
- S: (n) base, radix ((numeration system) the positive integer that is equivalent to one in the next higher counting place)
*"10 is the radix of the decimal system"* - S: (n) floating-point number (a number represented in floating-point notation)
- S: (n) fixed-point number (a number represented in fixed-point notation)
- S: (n) atomic number (the order of an element in Mendeleyev's table of the elements; equal to the number of protons in the nucleus or electrons in the neutral state of an atom of an element)
- S: (n) magic number (the atomic number of an extra stable strongly bound atomic nucleus: 2, 8, 20, 28, 50, 82 or 126)
- S: (n) baryon number (a number equal to the difference between the number of baryons and the number of antibaryons in any subatomic structure; it is conserved in all types of particle interactions)
- S: (n) quota (a prescribed number)
*"all the salesmen met their quota for the month"* - S: (n) linage, lineage (the number of lines in a piece of printed material)
- S: (n) natural number (the number 1 and any other number obtained by adding 1 to it repeatedly)
- S: (n) integer, whole number (any of the natural numbers (positive or negative) or zero)
*"an integer is a number that is not a fraction"* - S: (n) characteristic (the integer part (positive or negative) of the representation of a logarithm; in the expression log 643 = 2.808 the characteristic is 2)
- S: (n) divisor, factor (one of two or more integers that can be exactly divided into another integer)
*"what are the 4 factors of 6?"* - S: (n) prime factor (the prime factors of a quantity are all of the prime quantities that will exactly divide the given quantity)
- S: (n) equivalent-binary-digit factor (the average number of binary digits needed to express one radix digit in a numeration system that is not binary; on the average a number that can be expressed in N decimal digits takes 3.3N binary digits)
- S: (n) common divisor, common factor, common measure (an integer that divides two (or more) other integers evenly)
- S: (n) greatest common divisor, greatest common factor, highest common factor (the largest integer that divides without remainder into a set of integers)
- S: (n) common multiple (an integer that is a multiple of two or more other integers)
- S: (n) modulus (an integer that can be divided without remainder into the difference between two other integers)
*"2 is a modulus of 5 and 9"* - S: (n) digit, figure (one of the elements that collectively form a system of numeration)
*"0 and 1 are digits"* - S: (n) binary digit (either 0 or 1 in binary notation)
- S: (n) octal digit (a digit from 0 to 7 in octal notation)
- S: (n) decimal digit (a digit from 0 to 9 in decimal notation)
- S: (n) duodecimal digit (a digit from 0 to 11 in duodecimal notation)
- S: (n) hexadecimal digit (a digit from 0 to 15 in hexadecimal notation)
- S: (n) significant digit, significant figure (any digit of a number that is known with certainty; any digit of a number beginning with the leftmost non-zero digit and ending with the rightmost non-zero digit (or a zero considered to be the exact value))
*"he calculated the answer to four significant figures"* - S: (n) zero, 0, nought, cipher, cypher (a mathematical element that when added to another number yields the same number)
- S: (n) one, 1, I, ace, single, unity (the smallest whole number or a numeral representing this number)
*"he has the one but will need a two and three to go with it"; "they had lunch at one"* - S: (n) monad, monas (a singular metaphysical entity from which material properties are said to derive)
- S: (n) singleton (a single object (as distinguished from a pair))
- S: (n) two, 2, II, deuce (the cardinal number that is the sum of one and one or a numeral representing this number)
- S: (n) craps, snake eyes (expressions used when when two dice are thrown and both come up showing one spot)
- S: (n) couple, pair, twosome, twain, brace, span, yoke, couplet, distich, duo, duet, dyad, duad (two items of the same kind)
- S: (n) three, 3, III, trio, threesome, tierce, leash, troika, triad, trine, trinity, ternary, ternion, triplet, tercet, terzetto, trey, deuce-ace (the cardinal number that is the sum of one and one and one)
- S: (n) four, 4, IV, tetrad, quatern, quaternion, quaternary, quaternity, quartet, quadruplet, foursome, Little Joe (the cardinal number that is the sum of three and one)
- S: (n) five, 5, V, cinque, quint, quintet, fivesome, quintuplet, pentad, fin, Phoebe, Little Phoebe (the cardinal number that is the sum of four and one)
- S: (n) six, 6, VI, sixer, sise, Captain Hicks, half a dozen, sextet, sestet, sextuplet, hexad (the cardinal number that is the sum of five and one)
- S: (n) seven, 7, VII, sevener, heptad, septet, septenary (the cardinal number that is the sum of six and one)
- S: (n) eight, 8, VIII, eighter, eighter from Decatur, octad, ogdoad, octonary, octet (the cardinal number that is the sum of seven and one)
- S: (n) nine, 9, IX, niner, Nina from Carolina, ennead (the cardinal number that is the sum of eight and one)
- S: (n) large integer (an integer equal to or greater than ten)
- S: (n) ten, 10, X, tenner, decade (the cardinal number that is the sum of nine and one; the base of the decimal system)
- S: (n) eleven, 11, XI (the cardinal number that is the sum of ten and one)
- S: (n) twelve, 12, XII, dozen (the cardinal number that is the sum of eleven and one)
- S: (n) boxcars ((usually plural) an expression used when two dice are thrown and both come up showing six spots)
- S: (n) teens (all the numbers that end in -teen)
- S: (n) thirteen, 13, XIII, baker's dozen, long dozen (the cardinal number that is the sum of twelve and one)
- S: (n) fourteen, 14, XIV (the cardinal number that is the sum of thirteen and one)
- S: (n) fifteen, 15, XV (the cardinal number that is the sum of fourteen and one)
- S: (n) sixteen, 16, XVI (the cardinal number that is the sum of fifteen and one)
- S: (n) seventeen, 17, XVII (the cardinal number that is the sum of sixteen and one)
- S: (n) eighteen, 18, XVIII (the cardinal number that is the sum of seventeen and one)
- S: (n) nineteen, 19, XIX (the cardinal number that is the sum of eighteen and one)
- S: (n) twenty, 20, XX (the cardinal number that is the sum of nineteen and one)
- S: (n) twenty-one, 21, XXI (the cardinal number that is the sum of twenty and one)
- S: (n) twenty-two, 22, XXII (the cardinal number that is the sum of twenty-one and one)
- S: (n) twenty-three, 23, XXIII (the cardinal number that is the sum of twenty-two and one)
- S: (n) twenty-four, 24, XXIV, two dozen (the cardinal number that is the sum of twenty-three and one)
- S: (n) twenty-five, 25, XXV (the cardinal number that is the sum of twenty-four and one)
- S: (n) twenty-six, 26, XXVI (the cardinal number that is the sum of twenty-five and one)
- S: (n) twenty-seven, 27, XXVII (the cardinal number that is the sum of twenty-six and one)
- S: (n) twenty-eight, 28, XXVIII (the cardinal number that is the sum of twenty-seven and one)
- S: (n) twenty-nine, 29, XXIX (the cardinal number that is the sum of twenty-eight and one)
- S: (n) thirty, 30, XXX (the cardinal number that is the product of ten and three)
- S: (n) forty, 40, XL (the cardinal number that is the product of ten and four)
- S: (n) fifty, 50, L (the cardinal number that is the product of ten and five)
- S: (n) sixty, 60, LX (the cardinal number that is the product of ten and six)
- S: (n) seventy, 70, LXX (the cardinal number that is the product of ten and seven)
- S: (n) seventy-eight, 78, LXXVIII (the cardinal number that is the sum of seventy and eight)
- S: (n) eighty, 80, LXXX, fourscore (the cardinal number that is the product of ten and eight)
- S: (n) ninety, 90, XC (the cardinal number that is the product of ten and nine)
- S: (n) hundred, 100, C, century, one C (ten 10s)
- S: (n) gross, 144 (twelve dozen)
- S: (n) long hundred, great hundred, 120 (the cardinal number that is the product of ten and twelve)
- S: (n) five hundred, 500, D (the cardinal number that is the product of one hundred and five)
- S: (n) thousand, one thousand, 1000, M, K, chiliad, G, grand, thou, yard (the cardinal number that is the product of 10 and 100)
- S: (n) great gross, 1728 (a cardinal number equal to one dozen gross)
- S: (n) ten thousand, 10000, myriad (the cardinal number that is the product of ten and one thousand)
- S: (n) hundred thousand, 100000, lakh (the cardinal number that is the fifth power of ten)
- S: (n) million, 1000000, one thousand thousand, meg (the number that is represented as a one followed by 6 zeros)
- S: (n) crore (the number that is represented as a one followed by 7 zeros; ten million)
- S: (n) billion, one thousand million, 1000000000 (the number that is represented as a one followed by 9 zeros)
- S: (n) billion, one million million, 1000000000000 (the number that is represented as a one followed by 12 zeros; in the United Kingdom the usage followed in the United States is frequently seen)
- S: (n) trillion, one million million, 1000000000000 (the number that is represented as a one followed by 12 zeros)
*"in England they call a trillion a billion"* - S: (n) trillion, one million million million (the number that is represented as a one followed by 18 zeros)
*"in England they call a quintillion a trillion"* - S: (n) quadrillion (the number that is represented as a one followed by 15 zeros)
- S: (n) quadrillion (the number that is represented as a one followed by 24 zeros)
*"in England they call a septillion a quadrillion"* - S: (n) quintillion (the number that is represented as a one followed by 18 zeros)
- S: (n) sextillion (the number that is represented as a one followed by 21 zeros)
- S: (n) septillion (the number that is represented as a one followed by 24 zeros)
- S: (n) octillion (the number that is represented as a one followed by 27 zeros)
- S: (n) aleph-null, aleph-nought, aleph-zero (the smallest infinite integer)
- S: (n) double digit (a two-digit integer; from 10 to 99)
- S: (n) population (the number of inhabitants (either the total number or the number of a particular race or class) in a given place (country or city etc.))
*"people come and go, but the population of this town has remained approximately constant for the past decade"; "the African-American population of Salt Lake City has been increasing"* - S: (n) addend (a number that is added to another number (the augend))
- S: (n) augend (a number to which another number (the addend) is added)
- S: (n) minuend (the number from which the subtrahend is subtracted)
- S: (n) subtrahend (the number to be subtracted from the minuend)
- S: (n) remainder,
**difference**(the number that remains after subtraction; the number that when added to the subtrahend gives the minuend) - S: (n) balance (the difference between the totals of the credit and debit sides of an account)
- S: (n) balance of trade, trade balance, visible balance, trade gap (the difference in value over a period of time of a country's imports and exports of merchandise)
*"a nation's balance of trade is favorable when its exports exceed its imports"* - S: (n) carry-over, carry-forward (the accumulated and undivided profits of a corporation after provision has been made for dividends and reserves)
- S: (n) compensating balance, offsetting balance (a minimum credit balance that a bank may require a borrower to keep on deposit as a condition for granting a loan; a common requirement for establishing a line of credit at a bank)
*"the compensating balance increases the effective interest rate to the bank since the net amount loaned is reduced but the interest paid is unchanged"* - S: (n) invisible balance (the difference in value over a period of time of a country's imports and exports of services and payments of property incomes)
- S: (n) complex number, complex quantity, imaginary number, imaginary ((mathematics) a number of the form a+bi where a and b are real numbers and i is the square root of -1)
- S: (n) complex conjugate (either of two complex numbers whose real parts are identical and whose imaginary parts differ only in sign)
- S: (n) real number, real (any rational or irrational number)
- S: (n) scalar product, inner product, dot product (a real number (a scalar) that is the product of two vectors)
- S: (n) rational number, rational (an integer or a fraction)
- S: (n) fraction (the quotient of two rational numbers)
- S: (n) mantissa, fixed-point part (the positive fractional part of the representation of a logarithm; in the expression log 643 = 2.808 the mantissa is .808)
- S: (n) common fraction, simple fraction (the quotient of two integers)
- S: (n) one-half, half (one of two equal parts of a divisible whole)
*"half a loaf"; "half an hour"; "a century and one half"* - S: (n) fifty percent (a half expressed as a percentage)
- S: (n) moiety, mediety (one of two (approximately) equal parts)
- S: (n) one-third, third, tierce (one of three equal parts of a divisible whole)
*"it contains approximately a third of the minimum daily requirement"* - S: (n) two-thirds (two of three equal parts of a divisible whole)
- S: (n) one-fourth, fourth, one-quarter, quarter, fourth part, twenty-five percent, quartern (one of four equal parts)
*"a quarter of a pound"* - S: (n) three-fourths, three-quarters (three of four equal parts)
*"three-fourths of a pound"* - S: (n) one-fifth, fifth, fifth part, twenty percent (one part in five equal parts)
- S: (n) one-sixth, sixth (one part in six equal parts)
- S: (n) one-seventh, seventh (one part in seven equal parts)
- S: (n) one-eighth, eighth (one part in eight equal parts)
- S: (n) one-ninth, ninth (one part in nine equal parts)
- S: (n) one-tenth, tenth, tenth part, ten percent (a tenth part; one part in ten equal parts)
- S: (n) one-twelfth, twelfth, twelfth part, duodecimal (one part in twelve equal parts)
- S: (n) one-sixteenth, sixteenth, sixteenth part (one part in sixteen equal parts)
- S: (n) one-thirty-second, thirty-second, thirty-second part (one part in thirty-two equal parts)
- S: (n) one-sixtieth, sixtieth (one part in sixty equal parts)
- S: (n) one-sixty-fourth, sixty-fourth (one part in sixty-four equal parts)
- S: (n) one-hundredth, hundredth, one percent (one part in a hundred equal parts)
- S: (n) one-thousandth, thousandth (one part in a thousand equal parts)
- S: (n) one-ten-thousandth, ten-thousandth (one part in ten thousand equal parts)
- S: (n) one-hundred-thousandth (one part in a hundred thousand equal parts)
- S: (n) one-millionth, millionth (one part in a million equal parts)
- S: (n) one-hundred-millionth (one part in a hundred million equal parts)
- S: (n) one-billionth, billionth (one part in a billion equal parts)
- S: (n) one-trillionth, trillionth (one part in a trillion equal parts)
- S: (n) one-quadrillionth, quadrillionth (one part in a quadrillion equal parts)
- S: (n) one-quintillionth, quintillionth (one part in a quintillion equal parts)
- S: (n) improper fraction (a fraction whose numerator is larger than the denominator)
- S: (n) proper fraction (a fraction with a numerator smaller than the denominator)
- S: (n) decimal fraction, decimal (a proper fraction whose denominator is a power of 10)
- S: (n) circulating decimal, recurring decimal, repeating decimal (a decimal with a sequence of digits that repeats itself indefinitely)
- S: (n) complex fraction, compound fraction (a fraction with fractions in the numerator or denominator)
- S: (n) continued fraction (a fraction whose numerator is an integer and whose denominator is an integer plus a fraction whose numerator is an integer and whose denominator is an integer plus a fraction and so on)
- S: (n) irrational number, irrational (a real number that cannot be expressed as a rational number)
- S: (n) transcendental number (an irrational number that is not algebraic)
- S: (n) pi (the ratio of the circumference to the diameter of a circle; approximately equal to 3.14159265358979323846...)
- S: (n) e (the base of the natural system of logarithms; approximately equal to 2.718282...)
- S: (n) algebraic number (root of an algebraic equation with rational coefficients)
- S: (n) pure imaginary number (an imaginary number of the form a+bi where a is 0)
- S: (n) imaginary part, imaginary part of a complex number (the part of a complex number that has the square root of -1 as a factor)
- S: (n) square, second power (the product of two equal terms)
*"nine is the second power of three"; "gravity is inversely proportional to the square of the distance"* - S: (n) cube, third power (the product of three equal terms)
- S: (n) biquadrate, biquadratic, quartic, fourth power (an algebraic equation or function of the fourth degree)
- S: (n) root (a number that, when multiplied by itself some number of times, equals a given number)
- S: (n) square root (a number that when multiplied by itself equals a given number)
- S: (n) cube root (a number that when multiplied three times equals a given number)
- S: (n) dividend (a number to be divided by another number)
- S: (n) divisor (the number by which a dividend is divided)
- S: (n) denominator (the divisor of a fraction)
- S: (n) common denominator (an integer that is a common multiple of the denominators of two or more fractions)
- S: (n) aliquot, aliquot part (an integer that is an exact divisor of some quantity)
*"4 is an aliquot part of 12"* - S: (n) aliquant, aliquant part (an integer that is not an exact divisor of some quantity)
*"5 is an aliquant part of 12"* - S: (n) quotient (the number obtained by division)
- S: (n) remainder (the part of the dividend that is left over when the dividend is not evenly divisible by the divisor)
- S: (n) multiplier, multiplier factor (the number by which a multiplicand is multiplied)
- S: (n) scale factor (a number used as a multiplier in scaling)
- S: (n) time-scale factor (the ratio of the simulation time to the time of the real process)
- S: (n) multiplicand (the number that is multiplied by the multiplier)
*direct hypernym*/*inherited hypernym*/*sister term**derivationally related form*