Factor Fac"tor, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Factored} (-t[e^]rd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Factoring}.] (Mach.) To resolve (a quantity) into its factors. [1913 Webster]

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  • factor — [fak′tər] n. [ME factour < OFr facteur < L factor, doer, maker < pp. of facere, DO1] 1. a) a person who carries on business transactions for another; commission merchant; agent for the sale of goods entrusted to his possession b) an… …   English World dictionary

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