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Weierstrass approximation theorem
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noun
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Mathematics.
1.
the theorem that for any continuous function on a closed interval, there is a polynomial such that the difference in values of the function and the polynomial at each point in the interval is less in absolute value than some positive number.
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Weierstrass approximation theorem
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named after K. T.
Weierstrass
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