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Synonyms for factor

Synonyms for factor

one of the individual entities contributing to a whole

one of the conditions or facts attending an event and having some bearing on it

Synonyms for factor

one of two or more integers that can be exactly divided into another integer

any of the numbers (or symbols) that form a product when multiplied together

an independent variable in statistics

be a contributing factor

consider as relevant when making a decision

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Anatomical, pathological and local factors may theoretically have contributed to the development of the epidural metastasis.
The local journalists who watched the amazing PML-N success story unfold from up close, however, insist that the secret lay in the anti-Tareen camp being able to narrow the focus of the campaign down to local factors.
In addition to the technical and local factors, the market will be affected with external ones, namely conditions at other Gulf markets and the global economy status.
In her address, at Geneva Ministerial-level conference on Preventing Violent Extremism - A way forward, Ambassador Janjua said that the view that only local factors such as poor governance, lack of human rights and poor socio-economic conditions gave rise to violent extremism was incorrect, said a press release received here Sunday.
Ill-planned urbanization, not road worthy vehicles on the road, lack of awareness and despicably weak institutional capabilities for air pollution management and such other local factors and actors have played havoc with air quality in our cities and towns.
Metodi Majnov says that local factors in Macedonia are much more influential than global developments.
Researchers have generally believed that climate is the most important influence on such decomposition, but a new study recently published in Nature Climate Change suggests that local factors such as animal populations and the abundance of soil fungi actually have a much greater impact than climate.
The proposals being consulted on look like a step towards a logical national approach based on a standard level with some adjustments for local factors.
UNLIKE the Assembly poll when local factors like inflation, corruption and governance proved crucial, political experts as well as party insiders felt stability would be the main factor when people go out to vote in Delhi for the Lok Sabha polls.
Besides, the recent slide of the rupee is a result of the global and not entirely local factors which is evident from the fact that virtually all emerging economies witnessed a slide in their value of currencies against US dollar," Banerjee added.
Hypothesis 2: After the establishment of exchange controls the influence of local factors in determining the price of ADRs was low or non-existent.
The Rail Accident Investigation Branch said yesterday the accident occurred because the lorry driver "did not telephone the signaller for permission to cross and because local factors encouraged him to take a line towards the right of the road".
Domestic food prices remain high, especially in Africa as the result of large food imports and local factors, like civil unrest, high fuel transport costs and bad weather conditions.
examines the reasons for this persistence and how it was eventually overcome examining local factors together with broader dimensions and developments of the Atlantic World.
The film not only looks at the influence of Last of the Summer Wine on the town, but also at more local factors.