multiplication sign


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multiplication sign

the symbol ×, placed between numbers to be multiplied, as in 3 × 4 × 5 = 60

multiplication sign

[‚məl·tə·pli′kā·shən ‚sīn]
(mathematics)
The symbol × or ·, used to indicate multiplication. Also known as times sign.
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