¹ *Source: wiktionary.com*

### Definition of Equations

**1.** equation [n] - See also: equation

### Lexicographical Neighbors of Equations

### Literary usage of Equations

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

**1.** *Catalogue of Scientific Papers, 1800-1900: Subject Indexby Royal Society (Great Britain), Herbert McLeod* by Royal Society (Great Britain), Herbert McLeod (1908)

"171 **Equations**, 3rd and 4th orders 171-172 Equation*, 4th order 172-173 Trinomial

**173-174 2440 Numerical solution of equations (including graphical ..."**

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*A Treatise on Conic Sections: Containing an Account of Some of the Most*by George Salmon (1904)

"Any two equations between the coordinates represent geometrically one or more, points. If the equations be both of the first degree (see Ex. 5, p. ..."

**3.**

*A Course in Mathematical Analysis*by Édouard Goursat, Earle Raymond Hedrick (1917)

"Let us consider a system of q linear homogeneous equations in one unknown, ... The q equations (107) are said to be independent if there does not exist any ..."

**4.**

*The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge*(1918)

"Owing to relations between the roots and coefficients of any equation (see

**, THEORY OF), the roots of the auxiliary cubic f+ - P 2 lo . ..."**

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*The Positive Philosophy of Auguste Comte*by Auguste Comte, Frederic Harrison (1896)

"Algebra is adequate to the solution of mathematical questions which are so simple that we can form directly the equations between the magnitudes considered, ..."

**6.**

*Higher Mathematics for Students of Chemistry and Physics: With Special*by Joseph William Mellor (1902)

"Gauss' Method of Solving a Set of Linear Observation

**. ... If only three equations had been given, we could easily calculate the corresponding ..."**

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*Algebra: An Elementary Text-book, for the Higher Classes of Secondary*by George Chrystal (1904)

"

**of condition may occur in sets of one or of more than one. In the latter case we speak of the set as a set or system of simultaneous equations. ..."**

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*Proceedings of the Royal Society of London*by Royal Society (Great Britain) (1857)

"Memoir on the Symmetric Functions of the Roots of certain Systems of two

**." By ARTHUR CAYLEY, Esq., FES Received December 18, 1856. (Abstract. ..."**

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