# least common multiple

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Related to least common multiple: least common denominator, greatest common factor
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## Synonyms for least common multiple

### the smallest multiple that is exactly divisible by every member of a set of numbers

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Because to get the least common multiple of the denominators, you times three-quaters by five-fifths, and you times two-fifths by four-quarters.
In the the pseudocode on the Figure 3, the least common multiple of the selectable delivery cycles is calculated in the line 1.
4 of [17]) and has the least common multiple property (see Brieskorn and Saito, Proposition 4.
This grid can be simplified by taking the least common multiple of two rhythms - in this case 60 (Example 2).
The least common multiple (LCM) of two numbers is the smallest positive number that is a multiple of both.
To find the solution, the children might see a skip-counting pattern of twelve where the left feet land, since 12 is the least common multiple of 2, 3, and 4.
Problems like this one can be solved by using the concept of least common multiple.
k] denotes the least common multiple of all positive integers from 1 to k.
t]] denote the greatest common divisor and the least common multiple of any positive integers [x.
Abstract For any positive integer n, let SL(n) denotes the least positive integer k such that L(k) [equivalent to] 0 (mod n), where L(k) denotes the Least Common Multiple of all integers from 1 to k.
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