# quartic

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## English[edit]

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### Pronunciation[edit]

- Rhymes: -ɔː(r)tɪk

### Adjective[edit]

**quartic** (*not comparable*)

- (mathematics) of or relating to the fourth degree

### Noun[edit]

**quartic** (*plural* **quartics**)

- (mathematics) An algebraic equation or function of the fourth degree.
- (mathematics) A curve describing such an equation or function.

### Usage notes[edit]

Not to be confused with *quadratic* (“degree two”); see quadratic: usage notes.