1A number by which another number is to be divided.
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- After graduating in 1939 he began to work for his doctorate on the problem of divisors of almost periodic polynomials.
- Its proper divisors are 1, 2, 4, 7, and 14, and the sum of those divisors is 28.
- A pair of amicable numbers is a pair like 220 and 284 such that the proper divisors of one number sum to the other and vice versa.