# HyperDic: differential

 ADJECTIVE NOUN pert differential relating to or showing a difference pert differential involving or containing one or more derivatives cognition differential, derived function, derivative, differential coefficient, first derivative the result of mathematical differentiation attribute differential a quality that differentiates between similar things artifact differential, differential gear a bevel gear that permits rotation of two shafts at different speeds
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Meaning Example relating to or showing a difference. "differential treatment" diferencial diferencial difference the quality of being unlike or dissimilar difference a significant change differential a quality that differentiates between similar things differentially in a differential manner
Meaning Example Involving or containing one or more derivatives. "differential equation" mathematics, math, maths A science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic / logic of quantity and shape and arrangement diferencial diferencial differential the result of mathematical differentiation differentiation the mathematical process of obtaining the derivative of a function
Meaning Synonyms The result of mathematical differentiation; the instantaneous change of one quantity relative to another; df(x)/dx. derived function, derivative, differential coefficient, first derivative curvature The rate of change (at a point) of the angle between a curve and a tangent to the curve partial derivative, partial The derivative of a function of two or more variables with respect to a single variable while the other variables are considered to be constant calculation, computation, figuring, reckoning problem solving that involves numbers or quantities derivada, diferencial, función derivada derivada, diferencial differential involving or containing one or more derivatives
Meaning Broader A quality that differentiates between similar things. difference The quality of being unlike or dissimilar diferencial diferencial differential relating to or showing a difference
Meaning Synonym A bevel gear that permits rotation of two shafts at different speeds; used on the rear axle of automobiles to allow wheels to rotate at different speeds on curves. differential gear bevel gear, pinion and crown wheel, pinion and ring gear gears that mesh at an angle diferencial diferencial