Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

2017 Word of the Year

Mersenne number

noun, Mathematics.
1.
a number of the form, 2 p −1, where p is a prime number.
Origin of Mersenne number
1890-1895
First recorded in 1890-95; named after M. Mersenne
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Nearby words for mersenne number

Word Value for Mersenne

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends