**Fa"cient** (?), n. [L. *faciens*, -- *entis*, p. pr. of *facere* to make, do. See Fact.]

**1.**

One who does anything, good or bad; a doer; an agent.

[Obs.]

*Br. Hacket.*

**2.** Math.

- One of the variables of a quantic as distinguished from a coefficient.
- The multiplier.

⇒ The terms *facient*, *faciend*, and *factum*, may imply that the multiplication involved is not ordinary multiplication, but is either some specified operation, or, in general, any mathematical operation. See Multiplication.

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