the product of an integer and all the integers below it; e.g., factorial four ( 4! ) is equal to 24.
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The product of all the positive integers from 1 to a given number: 4 factorial, usually written 4!, is equal to 24 (1 Ã— 2 Ã— 3 Ã— 4 = 24).
Of or relating to a factor or factorial.
factorial (fÃ¦kËˆtÉ”ËrÉªÉ™l) maths
(Mathematics) the product of all the positive integers from one up to and including a given integer. Factorial zero is assigned the value of one: factorial four is 1 Ã— 2 Ã— 3 Ã— 4. Symbol: n!, where n is the given integer
(Mathematics) of or involving factorials or factors
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fac•to•ri•al (fÃ¦kˈtɔr i əl, -ˈtoʊr-)
1. the product of a given positive integer multiplied by all lesser positive integers: The quantity four factorial (4!) = 4 ∙ 3 ∙ 2 ∙ 1 = 24.Symbol: n!, where n is the given integer.
2. of or pertaining to factors or factorials.
3. of or pertaining to a factor or a factory.
The product of all of the positive integers from 1 to a given positive integer. It is written as the given integer followed by an exclamation point. For example, the factorial of 4 (written 4!) is 1 Ã— 2 Ã— 3 Ã— 4, or 24.