Coefficient

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Coefficient Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • a constant number that serves as a measure of some property or characteristic

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  • a constant number that serves as a measure of some property or characteristic

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Coefficient Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


In mathematics, a coefficient is a constant multiplicative factor of a certain object. For example, the coefficient in 9x2 is 9.

The object can be such things as a variable, a vector, a function, etc. In some cases, the objects and the coefficients are indexed in the same way, leading to expressions such as:

where an is the coefficient of the variable xn for each n = 1, 2, 3, …



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  • UEFA to change Champions League seeding system.. which will see league winners automatically enter pot one
    PREVIOUSLY, teams were placed in pots based on their UEFA coefficient rating, meaning that Manchester City missed out on pot one despite being champions Read more on this news related to 'Coefficient'

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