composite number

noun Mathematics.
a number that is a multiple of at least two numbers other than itself and 1.

Origin:
1720–30

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composite number
 
n
Compare prime number a positive integer that can be factorized into two or more other positive integers

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composite number   (kəm-pŏz'ĭt)  Pronunciation Key 
An integer that can be divided by at least one other integer besides itself and 1 without leaving a remainder. 24 is a composite number since it can be divided by 2, 3, 4, 6, 8, and 12. No prime numbers are composite numbers. Compare prime number.
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Example sentences
One player gives the first number and the next player names the next prime or composite number.
All we're saying is that when you do, you include it in a number, the composite number there.
To weigh the samples, a clean culture tube was labeled with the composite number and placed on the balance and the weight tared.
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