IN MATH: 1. v. in a proportion, to rewrite the equation so that the product of the means equals the product of the extremes. EX. Cross multiply to solve: 3/4 = x/17.

IN ENGLISH: 1. as defined above.

APPLICATION: See list 350.

1. Cross multiply to solve: x/5=5/8.

IN MATH: 1. n. in solving a proportion by cross multiplication, either of the two products produced by the cross multiplication: either member or side of the equation resulting from cross multiplication, either the product of the means or the product of the extremes.

APPLICATION: 1. as defined above.

APPLICATION: See list 350.

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