elementary function

noun Mathematics.

one of a class of functions that is generally taken to include power, exponential, and trigonometric functions, their inverses, and finite combinations of them.

Nearby words

  1. element 118,
  2. elemental,
  3. elementally,
  4. elementary,
  5. elementary charge,
  6. elementary granules,
  7. elementary particle,
  8. elementary particles,
  9. elementary process,
  10. elementary school

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