## submultiples

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Noun

- plural form of
*submultiple*

- 3.3 (iii.) Multiples,
**Submultiples**and Quotients **Submultiples**.-The relation of a unit to its successive multiples as shown in a multiple-table is expressed by saying that it is a submultiple of the multiples, the successive**submultiples**being one-half, one-third, one-fourth,..**Submultiples**.-The relation of a unit to its successive multiples as shown in a multiple-table is expressed by saying that it is a submultiple of the multiples, the successive**submultiples**being one-half, one-third, one-fourth,..- - Instead of regarding the 153 in 27.153 as meaning o h, we may regard the different figures in the expression as denoting numbers in the successive orders of
**submultiples**of i on a denary scale. - The following tables are given as illustrations of the arrangement adopted elsewhere in this article; the entries in any column denote multiples or
**submultiples**of the unit stated at the head of the column, and the entries in any row give the expression of one unit in terms of the other units.

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