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differential coefficient Line breaks: dif¦fer|en|tial co|ef¦fi¦cient

Definition of differential coefficient in English:


Another term for derivative.
Example sentences
  • 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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