Definition of differential coefficient in English:
Another term for derivative.
- He then used differential coefficients instead of differentials and the author shows how he progressed from a calculus of variations to a calculus of several variables.
- He claimed that one of them once queried a derivation that involved a differential coefficient, wondering why the d's were not cancelled in the numerator and denominator.
- Here, a large differential coefficient suggests photobleaching with inefficient oxygen consumption.
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