Meaning of EQUATION in English

EQUATION

noun

1 mathematical statement

ADJECTIVE

▪ basic , simple

This can be shown by a simple ~.

▪ complex , complicated

▪ algebraic , math ( AmE ), mathematical

▪ differential , quadratic , simultaneous , etc.

VERB + EQUATION

▪ solve , work out

I could not find a way of solving the ~.

▪ derive , obtain

The ideal gas ~ is derived from this model.

▪ satisfy

the range of values of x which would satisfy this ~

▪ balance

▪ write

PREPOSITION

▪ ~ for

the ~ for a straight line

PHRASES

▪ a side of the ~

the numbers on the right-hand side of the ~

2 situation

VERB + EQUATION

▪ be a part of , come into , enter , enter into

The availability of water is also part of the ~.

Money also comes into the ~.

Oxford Collocations English Dictionary.      Оксфордский английский словарь словосочетаний .