Arithmetic. a tabular listing of the products of any two numbers of a set, usually of the integers 1 through 10 or 1 through 12.
one of a group of tables giving the results of multiplying two numbers together
[muhl-tuh-pli-key-tiv, muhl-tuh-plik-uh-] /ˈmʌl tə plɪˌkeɪ tɪv, ˌmʌl təˈplɪk ə-/ adjective 1. tending to or increase. 2. having the power of . /ˈmʌltɪplɪˌkeɪtɪv; ˌmʌltɪˈplɪkətɪv/ adjective 1. tending or able to multiply 2. (maths) involving multiplication adj. 1650s, from Medieval Latin multiplicativus, from multiplicat-, past participle stem of multiplicare (see multiply).
noun, Mathematics (chiefly British) . 1. . noun, Mathematics. 1. the axiom of set theory that given any collection of disjoint sets, a set can be so constructed that it contains one element from each of the given sets.
- Multiplicative division
multiplicative division mul·ti·pli·ca·tive division (mŭl’tə-plĭk’ə-tĭv, mŭl’tə-plĭ-kā’tĭv) n. Reproduction by simultaneous division of a mother cell into daughter cells.
noun, Mathematics. 1. an identity that when used to multiply a given element in a specified set leaves that element unchanged, as the number 1 for the real-number system.