a number that is a multiple of all the numbers of a given set.
an integer or polynomial that is a multiple of each integer or polynomial in a group: 20 is a common multiple of 2, 4, 5, 10
A number divisible by each of two or more numbers without a remainder. For example, 12 is a common multiple of 2, 3, 4, and 6.
noun 1. a cut or wire nail having a slender shaft and a broad, flat head.
[kom-uh n] /ˈkɒm ən/ adjective, commoner, commonest. 1. belonging equally to, or shared alike by, two or more or all in question: common property; common interests. 2. pertaining or belonging equally to an entire community, nation, or culture; public: a common language or history; a common water-supply system. 3. joint; united: a common defense. 4. […]
noun, Grammar. 1. a noun that may be preceded by an article or other limiting modifier and that denotes any or all of a class of entities and not an individual, as man, city, horse, music. noun 1. (grammar) a noun that refers to each member of a whole class sharing the features connoted by […]
- Common object file format
file format (COFF) The executable file and object file format used by Unix System V Release 3 and later. Unix manual page: coff(5). (2007-08-15)