A quantity by which another (the multiplicand) is multiplied. For example, in the expression , is the multiplier.

The result of the multiplication of two or more quantities is termed their product.

The term "multiplier" also has a special meaning in the theory of modular
equations.

## See also

Factor,

Modular Equation,

Multiplicand,

Multiplication,

Product
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