# Greatest-common-divisor meaning

12 is the *greatest common divisor* of 48, 60, and 96

The largest number that divides evenly into each of a given set of numbers.

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The number or quantity that is the largest common factor of a given set of numbers or quantities.

12 is the *greatest common divisor* of 48, 60, and 96

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The greatest common divisor of a set is the largest positive integer or polynomial that divides each of the numbers in the set without remainder.

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