Definition of 'long division'
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Old-style long division and multiplication are to make a comeback in the classroom. The Sun (2013)Long division was reported as the most difficult method in mental arithmetic. Times, Sunday Times (2011)They need to know how to use long multiplication and long division and be given lots of practice. The Sun (2012)No one needs to be able to do long division because even the cheapest mobile phone now comes with a calculator for free. The Sun (2009)This means that I'm OK with the maths homework, even when the new-fangled ways of long division flummox me. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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