# Least-common-multiple meaning

The smallest quantity that is divisible by two or more given quantities without a remainder.

12 is the least common multiple of 2, 3, 4, and 6.

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The smallest positive whole number that is exactly divisible by two or more given whole numbers.

The *least common multiple* of 4, 5, and 10 is 20

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(mathematics) The smallest number which may be divided by any of a set of numbers without a remainder.

120 is the least common multiple of 60, 8 and 15.

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