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geometric series
Word Origin
noun
,
Mathematics
1.
an infinite series of the form,
c
+
cx
+
cx
^{2}
+
cx
^{3}
+ …, where
c
and
x
are real numbers.
2.
geometric progression
.
Origin of
geometric series
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1830-1840
1830-40
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Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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British Dictionary definitions for
geometric series
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geometric series
noun
1.
a geometric progression written as a sum, as in 1 + 2 + 4 + 8
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
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geometric
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