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Legendre equation
Word Origin
noun
,
Mathematics.
1.
a differential equation of the form (1−
x
^{2}
)
d
^{2}
y/dx
^{2}
− 2
xdy/dx
+
a
(
a
+ 1)
y
= 0, where
a
is an arbitrary constant.
Origin of
Legendre equation
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1880-1885
1880-85;
after A. M.
Legendre
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