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) an infinite sum giving the value of a function f(
) in terms of the derivatives of the function evaluated at zero: f(
) = f(0) + (f′(0)
)/1! + (f″(0)
²)/2! + …
C18: named after Colin
(1698–1746), British mathematician who formulated it
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