Significado de “equation” - en el Diccionario Inglés

equation en inglés británico

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uk /ɪˈkweɪ.ʒən/ us /ɪˈkweɪ.ʒən/

equation noun (SAME)

[ U ] the act of considering one thing to be the same as or equal to another:

There is a tendency in movies to make the equation between violence and excitement.

(Definición de equation del Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

equation en inglés americano

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equationnoun [ C ]

us /ɪˈkweɪ·ʒən/

mathematics a mathematical statement that two amounts, or two symbols or groups of symbols representing an amount, are equal:

In the equation 3x - 3 = 15, x equals 6.

(Definición de equation del Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

equation en inglés de negocios

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equationnoun [ C ]

uk /ɪˈkweɪʒən/ us

a mathematical statement consisting of numbers, letters, and symbols that shows that one amount is equal to another:

Profit can be calculated using the simple equation P = R - C (Profit = Revenue minus Cost).
linear/algebraic/differential equations

a situation, especially when it is considered to be complicated and made up of many different parts:

In today's market it's more important than ever to get the price/performance equation right.
Another important factor in the equation is the exchange rate.
When you're starting your own business, difficulties and frustrations are part of the equation.
The WTO cannot afford to ignore the trade side of the equation.
add/factor/bring sth into the equation Project planners failed to factor government bureaucracy into the equation.

(Definición de equation del Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)