Definition of linear equation in English:

linear equation

Line breaks: lin¦ear equa|tion

noun

An equation between two variables that gives a straight line when plotted on a graph.
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  • This relates to the way you graph linear equations by hand.
  • He worked on numerical methods for solving systems of linear equations and eigenvalue problems.
  • The resulting equation yields beta scores, which are multiplied by the independent variables once the linear equation is calculated.

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