# HyperDic: equation

 NOUN communication equation a mathematical statement that two expressions are equal state equation, equality, equivalence, par a state of being essentially equal or equivalent act equation, equating the act of regarding as equal
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Meaning Category A mathematical statement that two expressions are equal. mathematics, math, maths A science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic / logic of quantity and shape and arrangement biquadratic equation, biquadratic An equation of the fourth degree differential equation An equation containing differentials of a function exponential equation An equation involving exponential functions of a variable linear equation A polynomial equation of the first degree quadratic equation, quadratic An equation in which the highest power of an unknown quantity is a square regression equation, regression of y on x The equation representing the relation between selected values of one variable (x) and observed values of the other (y) simultaneous equations A set of equations in two or more variables for which there are values that can satisfy all the equations simultaneously mathematical statement A statement of a mathematical relation ecuación equació equate be equivalent or parallel, in mathematics
Meaning Synonyms A state of being essentially equal or equivalent; equally balanced. equality, equivalence, par egality, egalite social and political equality tie equality of score in a contest status, position The relative position or standing of things or especially persons in a society equivalencia, igualdad, par equivalència, igualtat equate make equal, uniform, corresponding, or matching equate be equivalent or parallel, in mathematics
Meaning Synonym The act of regarding as equal. equating equalization, equalisation, leveling The act of making equal or uniform / uniform ecuación equació equate consider or describe as similar, equal, or analogous