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common multiple

noun, Mathematics
1.
a number that is a multiple of all the numbers of a given set.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90
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common multiple

noun
1.
an integer or polynomial that is a multiple of each integer or polynomial in a group: 20 is a common multiple of 2, 4, 5, 10
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common multiple in Science
common multiple  
A number divisible by each of two or more numbers without a remainder. For example, 12 is a common multiple of 2, 3, 4, and 6.
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