quartic
Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
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) A 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.