Meaning of COEFFICIENT in English

COEFFICIENT

noun Etymology: New Latin ~-, coefficiens, from Latin co- + efficient-, efficiens efficient Date: circa 1715 any of the factors of a product considered in relation to a specific factor, 2. a number that serves as a measure of some property or characteristic (as of a substance, device, or process) , measure

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