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factorize

[ fak-tuh-rahyz ]
/ 藞f忙k t蓹藢ra瑟z /
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verb (used with object), fac路tor路ized, fac路tor路iz路ing.
Mathematics. to resolve into factors.
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Also especially British, fac路tor路ise .

Origin of factorize

First recorded in 1855鈥60; factor + -ize

OTHER WORDS FROM factorize

fac路tor路i路za路tion, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for factorize

factorize

factorise

/ (藞f忙kt蓹藢ra瑟z) /

verb
(tr) maths to resolve (an integer or polynomial) into factors

Derived forms of factorize

factorization or factorisation, noun
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