noun see factor I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Factorship — Fac tor*ship, n. The business of a factor. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • factorship — See factorable. * * * …   Universalium

  • factorship — n. position or duties of an agent, position or duties of a broker …   English contemporary dictionary

  • factorship — fac·tor·ship …   English syllables

  • factorship — ˈfaktə(r)ˌship noun : the office or status of a factor …   Useful english dictionary

  • factor — I. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Middle French facteur, from Latin factor doer, from facere Date: 15th century 1. one who acts or transacts business for another: as a. broker 1b b. one that lends money to producers and dealers (as on the… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • factor — factorable, adj. factorability, n. factorship, n. /fak teuhr/, n. 1. one of the elements contributing to a particular result or situation: Poverty is only one of the factors in crime. 2. Math. one of two or more numbers, algebraic expressions, or …   Universalium

  • agency — Synonyms and related words: action, activity, agent, agentship, antecedent, assignment, atelier, authority, authorization, barbershop, barter, bartering, beauty parlor, beauty shop, bench, brevet, brokerage, butcher shop, buying and selling, care …   Moby Thesaurus

  • assignment — Synonyms and related words: abalienation, accession, accounting for, agency, agentship, alienation, allocation, allotment, amortization, amortizement, anointing, anointment, answerability, application, appointment, apportionment, appropriation,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • authority — Synonyms and related words: Admirable Crichton, acme, adept, administration, adviser, affidavit, aficionado, agency, agentship, amateur, amperage, announcer, annunciator, appurtenance, arbiter, arbiter elegantiarum, arbiter of taste, armipotence …   Moby Thesaurus

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