- an act of flowing; a flow or flux.
- Mathematics. the derivative relative to the time.
Origin of fluxion
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Such is the argumentation applied to the cloud (to prove that it has not a permanent but a fluxional existence).The Sarva-Darsana-Samgraha
Maclaurin like Taylor worked exclusively with the fluxional calculus.
Occasionally they show a fluxional banding; they may also be spherulitic or vesicular.
C16: from Late Latin fluxiō a flowing
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