• factor analysis

• factor augmenting innovation

• factor category

• factor comparison

• factor cost

• factor demand

• factor earnings

• factor endowment

• factor group

• factor income

• factor interaction

• factor market

• factor market equilibrium

• factor matrix

• factor mix

• factor model

• factor module

• factor modulus

• factor of eccentricity

• factor of rigidity

• factor of the order

• factor pair

• factor pattern

• factor payment

• factor price

• factor proportion

• factor representation

• factor scale

• factor score

• factor sequence

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factor的音标和读音：
DJ音标发音： [ˈfæktə]
KK音标发音： [ˈfæktɚ]

factor的词性：
n.（名词）

1. One that actively contributes to an accomplishment, a result, or a process:

“Surprise is the greatest factor in war”(Tom Clancy)See Synonyms at element
“战争中出其不意是主要战术”(汤姆·克兰西)参见 element

2. One who acts for someone else; an agent.

3. A person or firm that accepts accounts receivable as security for short-term loans.

4. Mathematics One of two or more quantities that divides a given quantity without a remainder:
【数学】 因子：能把给定的数除尽的两个或多个数中的一个：

2 and 3 are factors of 6; a and b are factors of ab.
2和3是6的因数；abab 的因数

5. A quantity by which a stated quantity is multiplied or divided, so as to indicate an increase or decrease in a measurement:

The rate increased by a factor of ten.

6. A gene. No longer in technical usage.

7. Physiology A substance that functions in a specific biochemical reaction or bodily process, such as blood coagulation.
【生理学】 遗传基因：在某一特定生化反应或生理过程中起作用的物质，如血液凝固

factor的词性：
v.tr.（及物动词）

factoredfactoringfactors

8. To determine or indicate explicitly the factors of.

9. To figure in:

We factored sick days and vacations in when we prepared the work schedule.

factor的词源：

10. Middle English factour [perpetrator, agent]

11. from Old French facteur

12. from Latin factor [maker]

13. from facere [to make] * see dh?-

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