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A divisor is an integer that divides evenly into another integer. For example, 2 is a divisor of 6. 1 is a divisor of all integers. Every integer is a divisor of iteself (ex: 6 is always a divisor of 6).
A proper divisor is any divisor except for the number itself. The divisor of 6 are 1, 2, 3, and 6. However, the proper divisors of 6 are 1, 2, and 3.
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