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Euclidean algorithm
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noun
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Algebra.
1.
a method based on the division algorithm for finding the greatest common divisor of two given integers.
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Euclidean algorithm
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1950-1955
1950-55
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Euclidean algorithm
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Euclid's Algorithm
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010
http://foldoc.org
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