Definition of Continuants

1. Noun. (plural of continuant) ¹



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Definition of Continuants

1. continuant [n] - See also: continuant

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Continuants

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Literary usage of Continuants

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1. Lessons Introductory to the Modern Higher Algebra by George Salmon (1885)
"... determinant is seen to be a (b, c, d, «) + (c, d, e). In this way we can easily form the series of values of continuants of two, three, &c. rows, viz. ..."

2. Algebra: An Elementary Text Book for the Higher Classes of Secondary Schools by George Chrystal (1889)
"... CF IN TERMS OF continuants If in this last equation we put r = n, and remember that ste K(« + 1, n) = K( ) = 1, we get l, n) _ l>, ..."

3. Annual Report by Cincinnati (Ohio), Cincinnati Public Schools, Cincinnati (Ohio). Board of Education, Board of Education (1833)
"This effected, we arc hurried into what is styled the "final breathing," and then pass on to the class of continuants. Here we are taught the following neat ..."

4. An Elementary Treatise on the Theory of Determinants: A Text-book for Colleges by Paul Henry Hanus (1903)
"For an illustration we expand the following determinant : a—h+d—e b—g+c—fb — g + c—/ a — h + d—e b—y — c+fa — h—d+e continuants. 136. ..."

5. A treatise on the theory of determinants: With Graduated Sets of Exercises by Thomas Muir (1882)
"... will now be referred to, several of them under the specific designations which it has been found convenient to give them. continuants. ..."

6. Your Personality and Your Speaking Voice: How to Develop Them by Clare Tree Major (1921)
"... CHAPTER V METHOD OF SOUNDING continuants WHEN the exercises of the preceding chapters have been thoroughly mastered and demonstrated, which means that ..."

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