diophantine analysis

or Diophantine analysis

[ dahy-uh-fan-teen, -tahyn ]
/ ˌdaɪ əˈfæn tin, -taɪn /

noun Mathematics.

any of several methods for finding integral solutions for equations with more than one variable whose coefficients are integers.

Nearby words

  1. dionysius the areopagite,
  2. dionysius the elder,
  3. dionysius thrax,
  4. dionysus,
  5. dioon,
  6. diophantine equation,
  7. diophantus,
  8. diopside,
  9. diopsimeter,
  10. dioptase

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Science definitions for diophantine analysis

Diophantine analysis

[ dī′ə-făntīn′ ]

A collection of methods for determining integral solutions of certain algebraic equations, such as those having two unknown variables.
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