  # Multiplicand vs. Multiplier ## Difference Between Multiplicand and Multiplier

#### Multiplicand➦

The number that is or is to be multiplied by another. In 8 × 32, the multiplicand is 32.
0

#### Multiplier➦

One that multiplies
This old house is a multiplier of expenses.
0

#### Multiplicand➦

(arithmetic) A number that is to be multiplied by another (the multiplier).
In the expression 5 × 3, the "3" is the multiplicand.
0

#### Multiplier➦

(Mathematics) The number by which another number is multiplied. In 8 × 32, the multiplier is 8.
0

#### Multiplicand➦

The number which is to be multiplied by another number called the multiplier. See Note under Multiplication.
0

#### Multiplier➦

(Physics) A device, such as a phototube, used to enhance or increase an effect.
0

#### Multiplicand➦

the number that is multiplied by the multiplier
0

#### Multiplier➦

(arithmetic) A number by which another (the multiplicand) is to be multiplied.
In the expression 5 × 7, the "5" is a multiplier.
The score multiplier increases each time you complete a level of the video game.
0

#### Multiplier➦

(grammar) An adjective indicating the number of times something is to be multiplied.
English multipliers include "double" and "triple".
0

#### Multiplier➦

(economics) A ratio used to estimate total economic effect for a variety of economic activities.
0

#### Multiplier➦

(physics) Any of several devices used to enhance a signal
0

#### Multiplier➦

a coil; when Johann Schweigger in 1820 invented the electric coil, increasing the electro-magnetic field from a single wire, this invention was called a multiplier.
0

#### Multiplier➦

A multiplier onion.
0

#### Multiplier➦

One who, or that which, multiplies or increases number.
0

#### Multiplier➦

The number by which another number (the multiplicand) is multiplied. See the Note under Multiplication.
0

#### Multiplier➦

An instrument for multiplying or increasing by repetition or accumulation the intensity of a force or action, as heat or electricity. It is particularly used to render such a force or action appreciable or measurable when feeble. See Thermomultiplier.
0

#### Multiplier➦

the number by which a multiplicand is multiplied
0