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multiplication table

noun
1.
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.
Origin of multiplication table
1665-1675
First recorded in 1665-75
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  • He tried to say his prayers, but could only remember the multiplication table.

  • There is 'The Raven,' the first primer, the multiplication table.

    The Paliser case Edgar Saltus
  • His brothers were incapable even of the multiplication table.

    Red Cap Tales Samuel Rutherford Crockett
  • "Lily's been doing the multiplication table," cried Rosalie.

    Peggy Stewart at School

    Gabrielle E. Jackson
  • Miss Pinshon desired me now to repeat the multiplication table.

    Daisy Elizabeth Wetherell
  • I thought she might have let so much sweetness as that come into the multiplication table.

    Daisy Elizabeth Wetherell
  • You must learn the multiplication table before you can be an astronomer.

  • If she lives to be a hundred, she'll never learn the multiplication table!

    Soap-Bubble Stories Fanny Barry
  • He might as well repeat the multiplication table five times a day.

    Notes on Islam Ahmed Hussain
  • She never had any trouble with her letters or her multiplication table.

    The Sleeping Beauty C. S. Evans
British Dictionary definitions for multiplication table

multiplication table

noun
1.
one of a group of tables giving the results of multiplying two numbers together
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