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quadratic equation

noun [C] uk   /kwɒdˌræt.ɪk.ɪˈkweɪ.ʒən/  us   /-ˌræt̬-/
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.
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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