|Main Entry:||X factor|
|Part of Speech:||n|
|Definition:||a hard-to-describe influence or quality; an important element with unknown consequences; also written X-factor|
|Example:||The new center on the basketball team is the X factor.|
|a calculus or concretion found in the stomach or intestines of certain animals, esp. ruminants, formerly reputed to be an effective remedy for poison.|
|a gadget; dingus; thingumbob.|
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