factor something into something


factor something into something
ˌfactor sthˈin | factor sthinto sth derived
(technical) to include a particular fact or situation when you are thinking about or planning sth

Remember to factor in staffing costs when you are planning the project.

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  • factor into — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms factor into : present tense I/you/we/they factor into he/she/it factors into present participle factoring into past tense factored into past participle factored into factor something into something to include… …   English dictionary

  • factor — I UK [ˈfæktə(r)] / US [ˈfæktər] noun [countable] Word forms factor : singular factor plural factors *** 1) one of the things that influence whether an event happens or the way that it happens an important/major/key factor: Safety is the single… …   English dictionary

  • factor sth in — UK US factor sth in Phrasal Verb with factor({{}}/ˈfæktər/ verb [T] (also factor sth into sth) ► to include or consider a particular fact when you are planning or calculating something: »Her salary is not that high when childcare costs and… …   Financial and business terms

  • factor into — ˈfactor ˌinto [transitive] [present tense I/you/we/they factor into he/she/it factors into present participle factoring into past tense …   Useful english dictionary

  • factor — fac|tor1 W1S3 [ˈfæktə US ər] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(cause/influence)¦ 2¦(level on a scale)¦ 3 by a factor of five/ten etc 4¦(mathematics)¦ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Date: 1400 1500; : French; Origin: facteur, from Latin factor doer, maker , from facere to do, make ] …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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