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Fibonacci series

Syllabification: Fi·bo·nac·ci se·ries
(also Fibonacci sequence)

Definition of Fibonacci series in English:

noun

Mathematics
A series of numbers in which each number ( Fibonacci number) is the sum of the two preceding numbers. The simplest is the series 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, etc.
Example sentences
  • These General Fibonacci series are called the G series but the Fibonacci series and Phi again play a prominent role in their mathematical properties.
  • Kees van Prooijen of California has used a similar series to the Fibonacci series - one made from adding the previous three terms, as a basis for his art.
  • This triangle has an elementary use in probability and combinatorics, and both the series of triangular numbers and the Fibonacci series can be derived from it.

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