exact differential


noun Mathematics.

an expression that is the total differential of some function.

Nearby words

  1. exa-,
  2. exabyte,
  3. exacerbate,
  4. exacerbation,
  5. exact,
  6. exact science,
  7. exacta,
  8. exacting,
  9. exaction,
  10. exactitude

Origin of exact differential

First recorded in 1815–25

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