[ hel-der; German hœl-duhr ]
/ ˈhɛl dər; German ˈhœl dər /
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Origin of Hölder condition
After German mathematician Ludwig Otto Hölder (1859–1937)
Words nearby Hölder condition
hold court, holddown, hold 'em, holden, holder, Hölder condition, holder in due course, Hölderlin, hold everything, holdfast, hold forth
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