divisibility

[ dih-viz-uh-bil-i-tee ]
/ dɪˌvɪz əˈbɪl ɪ ti /
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noun

the capacity of being divided.
Mathematics. the capacity of being evenly divided, without remainder.

Nearby words

  1. divinize,
  2. divinyl ether,
  3. divinylbenzene,
  4. divinópolis,
  5. divisi,
  6. divisible,
  7. division,
  8. division algebra,
  9. division algorithm,
  10. division of labor

Origin of divisibility

1635–45; < Late Latin dīvīsibil(is) divisible + -ity

Related formsnon·di·vis·i·bil·i·ty, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for divisibility

divisibility

/ (dɪˌvɪzɪˈbɪlɪtɪ) /

noun

the capacity of a dividend to be exactly divided by a given number
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