factorise

factorize

[fak-tuh-rahyz]
verb (used with object), factorized, factorizing.
1.
Mathematics. to resolve into factors.
2.
Law. garnishee ( def 1 ).
Also, especially British, factorise.


Origin:
1855–60; factor + -ize

factorization, noun
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factorize or factorise (ˈfæktəˌraɪz)
 
vb
(tr) maths to resolve (an integer or polynomial) into factors
 
factorise or factorise
 
vb
 
factori'zation or factorise
 
n
 
factori'sation or factorise
 
n

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