# Dictionary Definition

factoring n : (mathematics) the resolution of an
integer or polynomial into factors such that when multiplied
together they give the integer or polynomial [syn: factorization, factorisation]

# User Contributed Dictionary

## English

### Verb

factoring- present participle of factor

# Extensive Definition

see also factor

Factoring can refer to the following:

- A form of commercial finance - see factoring (finance); structured settlement factoring transaction
- Factorization, a mathematical concept