multiplication multiplication  /ˌməl tə plə ˈkeɪ ʃən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the act of producing offspring or multiplying by such production
  2. (n) a multiplicative increase
  3. (n) an arithmetic operation that is the inverse of division; the product of two numbers is computed

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. His blood pressure, pulse, temperature, sleeping time, and ability in mental multiplication remained unchanged by Fletcherism.
  2. Sure, we dreaded the multiplication tables and those ridiculous shoe-box dioramas.
  3. Elliott and Sherover think the cerebrograph can be used to teach multiplication tables, chemical formulas, Morse code, logarithms, vocabularies.

News

  1. McCrory signs mandatory cursive, beer bills into law

    Gov. Pat McCrory signed dozens of bills sent to him by the General Assembly this week. McCrory announced he signed 39 pieces of legislation into law, including a measure requiring public schools to teach cursive writing and multiplication tables to elementary public school students.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: News 14 Carolina

  2. McCrory signs 39 bills that become NC law

    McCrory signs 39 bills that become NC law McCrory announced he signed 39 pieces of legislation into law, including a measure requiring public schools to teach cursive writing and multiplication tables to elementary public school students. Other bills he signed Wednesday would limit the amount of debt legislators can authorize that doesn't require voter approval and allow beer vendors to sell ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: San Francisco Chronicle

  3. Student doesn't let her rough childhood define her

    LAS FLORES – Ariel Kirkendale didn't learn to write in cursive or know her multiplication tables until seventh grade.As a child, she bounced from one apartment to another with her family, she said, because her stepfather couldn't hold a job. At one...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Canyons, Coto, Ladera & RSM News

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Quotes

  1. "Without commenting on the specifics of pending cases, WADA is deeply concerned by the multiplication of doping cases and affairs in cycling," Pound said in a WADA statement.
    on Jul 26, 2007 By: Dick Pound Source: Reuters India

  2. "The crisis has exacerbated the effects of the multiplication of screens," advertising guru Sir Martin Sorrell told the MIPTV entertainment trade show taking place here this week.
    on Apr 2, 2009 By: Martin Sorrell Source: AFP

  3. Earlier, referring to the recent threat of avian influenza in Forbes.com, Prof. Montagnier commented: "This is the race we have to win: to sufficiently mobilize the interferon system early enough so it will knock out the virus multiplication before...
    on Oct 23, 2008 By: Luc Montagnier Source: GlobeNewsWire (press release)

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