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factor

factor as in resolve into factors
  • "a quantum computer can factor the number 15"

Synonyms

  • factor inconsider as relevant when making a decision; resolve into factors
  • factor outconsider as relevant when making a decision; resolve into factors
factor as in be a contributing factor
  • "make things factor into a company's profitability"
factor as in consider as relevant when making a decision
  • "You must factor in the recent developments"

Synonyms

  • factor inconsider as relevant when making a decision; resolve into factors
  • factor outconsider as relevant when making a decision; resolve into factors
factor as in anything that contributes causally to a result
  • "a number of factors determined the outcome"
factor as in an abstract part of something
  • "jealousy was a component of his character"
  • "two constituents of a musical composition are melody and harmony"
  • "the grammatical elements of a sentence"
  • "a key factor in her success"
  • "humor: an effective ingredient of a speech"

Synonyms

  • componentan abstract part of something; something determined in relation to something that includes it; an artifact that is one of the individual parts of which a composite entity is made up
  • constituentconstitutional in the structure of something (especially your physical makeup) ; an artifact that is one of the individual parts of which a composite entity is made up; a member of a constituency; something determined in relation to something that includes it; (grammar) a word or phrase or clause forming part of a larger grammatical construction ; an abstract part of something
  • elementan abstract part of something; an artifact that is one of the individual parts of which a composite entity is made up; any of the more than 100 known substances (of which 92 occur naturally) that cannot be separated into simpler substances and that singly or in combination constitute all matter ; the most favorable environment for a plant or animal; one of four substances thought in ancient and medieval cosmology to constitute the physical universe; the situation in which you are happiest and most effective; a straight line that generates a cylinder or cone
  • ingredienta component of a mixture or compound ; an abstract part of something; food that is a component of a mixture in cooking
factor as in one of two or more integers that can be exactly divided into another integer
  • "what are the 4 factors of 6?"

Synonyms

  • divisorone of two or more integers that can be exactly divided into another integer; the number by which a dividend is divided
factor as in a businessman who buys or sells for another in exchange for a commission

    Synonyms

    • agentan active and efficient cause; a representative who acts on behalf of other persons or organizations ; a substance that exerts some force or effect ; a businessman who buys or sells for another in exchange for a commission ; any agent or representative of a federal agency or bureau ; the semantic role of the animate entity that instigates or causes the happening denoted by the verb in the clause
    • brokeract as a broker ; a businessman who buys or sells for another in exchange for a commission
    factor as in any of the numbers (or symbols) that form a product when multiplied together
      factor as in an independent variable in statistics
        factor as in (genetics) a segment of DNA that is involved in producing a polypeptide chain
        • "it can include regions preceding and following the coding DNA as well as introns between the exons"
        • "it is considered a unit of heredity"
        • "genes were formerly called factors"

        Synonyms

        • gene(genetics) a segment of DNA that is involved in producing a polypeptide chain
        • cistron(genetics) a segment of DNA that is involved in producing a polypeptide chain