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quadratic equationnoun [C]

uk   /kwɒdˌræt.ɪk ɪˈkweɪ.ʒən/ us   /kwɑːdˌræt̬.ɪk ɪˈkweɪ.ʒən/
an equation that includes an unknown value that is multiplied by itself only once, and does not include an unknown value multiplied by itself more than once: In the quadratic equation, 2y2+3y=14, y=2 or y=-3½.
(Definition of quadratic equation from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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quadratic equationnoun [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
(Definition of quadratic equation from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “quadratic equation”
in Spanish ecuación cuadrática…
in Vietnamese phương trình bậc hai…
in Malaysian persamaan kuadratik…
in Thai สมการกำลังสอง…
in Chinese (Simplified) 二次方程式…
in Indonesian persamaan kuadrat…
in Chinese (Traditional) 二次方程式…
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