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power series
Word Origin
noun
,
Mathematics
1.
an infinite series in which the terms are coefficients times successive powers of a given variable, or times products of powers of two or more variables.
Origin of
power series
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1890-1895
1890-95
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British Dictionary definitions for
power series
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power series
noun
1.
a mathematical series whose terms contain ascending positive integral powers of a variable, such as
a
0
+
a
1
x
+
a
2
x
² +…
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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power series
A sum of successively higher integral powers of a variable or combination of variables, each multiplied by a constant coefficient.
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