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multiply verb definition in Mathematical terminology topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

multiply

 verb: Mathematical terminology topic
[intransitive, transitive] to add a number to itself a particular number of times The children are already learning to multiply and divide. multiply A by B 2 multiplied by 4 is/equals/makes 8 (= 2×4 = 8) multiply A and B (together) Multiply 2 and 6 together and you get 12.

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