Meaning of EQUATION in English
transcription, транскрипция: [ ɪkweɪʒ(ə)n ]
An equation is a mathematical statement saying that two amounts or values are the same, for example 6x4=12x2.
An equation is a situation in which two or more parts have to be considered together so that the whole situation can be understood or explained.
The equation is simple: research breeds new products...
New plans have taken chance out of the equation.
see also equate
Collins COBUILD Advanced Learner's English Dictionary. Английский словарь Коллинз COBUILD для изучающих язык на продвинутом уровне. 2006