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Laplace equation

noun Mathematics.
  1. the second-order partial differential equation indicating that the Laplace operator operating on a given function results in zero.Compare harmonic(def 4c).
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Origin of Laplace equation

First recorded in 1835–45; after P. S. Laplace
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