# multiplication table

- 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.

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## Origin of multiplication table^{}

First recorded in 1665–75

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## Examples from the Web for multiplication table

### Historical Examples

#### In geography, history, and the multiplication-table she was versed.

The Paliser caseEdgar Saltus

#### "There is always the multiplication-table," replied Mr. Carnaby.

The Crofton BoysHarriet Martineau

#### Are you in the habit of saying the multiplication-table when you travel?

The Crofton BoysHarriet Martineau

#### “There is always the multiplication-table,” replied Mr Carnaby.

The Crofton BoysHarriet Martineau

#### But we dreamed over the multiplication-table; we were nothing if not practical.

EmbarrassmentsHenry James

## multiplication table

- one of a group of tables giving the results of multiplying two numbers together

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