|n.||1.||(Math.) The number by which the dividend is divided.|
|Noun||1.||divisor - one of two or more integers that can be exactly divided into another integer; "what are the 4 factors of 6?"|
|2.||divisor - the number by which a dividend is divided|
|divisor - A quantity that evenly divides another quantity.|
Unless otherwise stated, use of this term implies that the quantities involved are integers. (For non-integers, the more general term factor may be more appropriate.)
Example: 3 is a divisor of 15. Example: 3 is not a divisor of 14.