What does binomial mean?
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baɪˈnoʊ mi əlbi·no·mi·al
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(mathematics) a quantity expressed as a sum or difference of two terms; a polynomial with two terms
of or relating to or consisting of two terms
having or characterized by two names, especially those of genus and species in taxonomies
"binomial nomenclature of bacteria"
A polynomial with two terms.
A quantity expressed as the sum or difference of two terms.
A scientific name at the rank of species, with two terms: a generic name and a specific name.
Consisting of two terms, or parts.
Etymology: binōminis (having two parts)
an expression consisting of two terms connected by the sign plus (+) or minus (-); as, a + b, or 7 - 3
consisting of two terms; pertaining to binomials; as, a binomial root
having two names; -- used of the system by which every animal and plant receives two names, the one indicating the genus, the other the species, to which it belongs
In algebra, a binomial is a polynomial with two terms —the sum of two monomials—often bound by parentheses or brackets when operated upon. It is the simplest kind of polynomial after the monomials.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
bī-nōm′i-al, adj. and n. (alg.) a quantity consisting of two terms or parts, as a+b.—Binomial theorem, a series of analytical formulæ by which any power of a binomial can be expressed and developed. [L. bi-, bis, twice, and nomen, a name, a term.]
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The numerical value of binomial in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of binomial in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
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- двучлен, двучлененBulgarian
- binomiCatalan, Valencian
- binomo, binomaEsperanto
- binomio, binomialSpanish
- kaksiosainen, binomi, tieteellinen nimiFinnish
- tvíliða stærð, tvíliða, tvíliðu-Icelandic
- binomio, binomialeItalian
- binomial, sukuduaMalay
- dwumian, dwumianowyPolish
- binomial, binômioPortuguese
- бином, двучленRussian
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