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geometrical series

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Definition of geometrical series in English:

noun

A series of numbers or quantities in geometric progression.
Example sentences
  • These properties produce an arithmetical and geometrical series at the same time.
  • If fertility and adult survival rate are constant, then the Euler sum is a finite geometrical series and can be calculated.
  • All geometrical series whose ratio is less than 1 are convergent, while all geometrical series whose ratio is greater than 1 are divergent.

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