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division sign

noun, Arithmetic
1.
the symbol (÷) or (/) placed between two expressions and denoting division of the first by the second.
Origin
1930-1935
1930-35
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British Dictionary definitions for division-sign

division sign

noun
1.
the symbol ÷, placed between the dividend and the divisor to indicate division, as in 12 ÷ 6 = 2
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