Definition of definite integral in English:

definite integral

Syllabification: def·i·nite in·te·gral

noun

Mathematics
  • An integral expressed as the difference between the values of the integral at specified upper and lower limits of the independent variable.
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    • He attended courses by Dirichlet on the theory of numbers, on potential theory, on definite integrals, and on partial differential equations.
    • In Abel's third paper, Solutions of some problems by means of definite integrals he gave the first solution of an integral equation.
    • His doctoral dissertation On definite integrals and functions with application in expansion of series was an early investigation of the theory of singular integral equations.

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