# linear differential equation

nounMathematics.

an equation involving derivatives in which the dependent variables and all derivatives appearing in the equation are raised to the first power.

## Origin of linear differential equation

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First recorded in 1885–90

## Words Nearby linear differential equation

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## How to use linear differential equation in a sentence

One breakthrough came in 2010, when Dominic Berry, now at Macquarie University in Sydney, built the first algorithm for solving linear differential equations exponentially faster on quantum, rather than on classical, computers.

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