Definition of least common denominator in English:

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least common denominator

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noun

Another term for lowest common denominator.
Example sentences
  • To find the least common denominator using this method, factor each of the denominators into primes.
  • There is clearly no least common denominator in this case, because we are not dealing with fractions.
  • And we must not allow the terrorists and the least common denominators to subvert that process.

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