noun Arithmetic.
a number to be multiplied by another.

1585–95; < Latin multiplicandum, noun use of neuter of multiplicandus to be multiplied, gerundive of multiplicāre to multiply Unabridged
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multiplicand (ˌmʌltɪplɪˈkænd)
See also multiplier a number to be multiplied by another number, the multiplier
[C16: from Latin multiplicandus, gerund of multiplicāre to multiply]

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multiplicand   (mŭl'tə-plĭ-kānd')  Pronunciation Key 
A number that is multiplied by another number.
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As typically implemented in a hardware serial implementation, a shift register will store the multiplicand data.
Number of significant digits in the multiplicand value.
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