infinite series

noun Mathematics.

a sequence of numbers in which an infinite number of terms are added successively in a given pattern; the sequence of partial sums of a given sequence.

Nearby words

  1. infinite decimal,
  2. infinite distance,
  3. infinite integral,
  4. infinite product,
  5. infinite regress,
  6. infinitely,
  7. infinitesimal,
  8. infinitesimal calculus,
  9. infinitival,
  10. infinitive

Origin of infinite series

First recorded in 1790–1800 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019