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quadratic equation

noun [C]  /kwɑˈdræt̬·ɪk ɪˈkweɪ·ʒən/
algebra an equation (= mathematical statement) that includes an unknown value multiplied by itself only once, and does not include an unknown value multiplied by itself more than once; an equation that can be expressed as ax²+bx+c=0, when a does not equal zero
Translations of “quadratic equation”
in Vietnamese phương trình bậc hai…
in Spanish ecuación cuadrática…
in Thai สมการกำลังสอง…
in Malaysian persamaan kuadratik…
in Chinese (Traditional) 二次方程式…
in Indonesian persamaan kuadrat…
in Chinese (Simplified) 二次方程式…
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