
Definition of Quartic
1. Noun. An algebraic equation of the fourth degree.
Generic synonyms: Number
Derivative terms: Biquadratic, Biquadratic
Definition of Quartic
1. a. Of the fourth degree.
2. n. A quantic of the fourth degree. See Quantic.
Definition of Quartic
1. Adjective. (mathematics) of, or relating to the fourth degree ¹
2. Noun. (mathematics) an algebraic equation or function of the fourth degree ¹
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Definition of Quartic
1. a type of mathematical function [n S]
Medical Definition of Quartic
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Quartic
Literary usage of Quartic
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Proceedings of the Cambridge Philosophical Society by Cambridge Philosophical Society (1892)
"Pf Then if the circle P/, P/, P7 cut the quartic in R, R will be the residual of
the given system. circle of curvature at P meet the curve in Q, ..."
2. Lessons Introductory to the Modern Higher Algebra by George Salmon (1866)
"If a quartic have a square factor a;2, this will be also a factor in the Hessian.
... If then a quartic have two square factors, both will be factors in the ..."
3. Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Standard Work of Reference in Art, Literature (1907)
"A quartic equation is solvable by radicals : and it is to be remarked that the
existence of such a solution depends on the existence of 3valued functions ..."
4. Lessons Introductory to the Modern Higher Algebra by George Salmon (1885)
"This gives in all eight invariants, eight quadratic, seven quartic, and five
sextic covariants. The following are examples added in further application of ..."
5. Lessons Introductory to the Modern Higher Algebra by George Salmon (1885)
"Imagine the quartic to have been resolved into two real quadratic factors ...
If then a quartic have two square factors, both will be factors in the Hessian ..."
6. A Treatise on the Analytic Geometry of Three Dimensions by George Salmon (1874)
"From the theory of reciprocal surfaces afterwards to be given it appears that a
quartic with an ordinary double line is of the twentieth class, ..."
7. Lessons Introductory to the Modern Higher Algebra by George Salmon (1876)
"From the expression just given for the discriminant of a quartic in terms of S
... If we apply this process to a cubic, the coefficients of the quartic so ..."