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Maclaurin series

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noun Mac·lau·rin series \mə-ˈklȯr-ən(z)-\

Definition of Maclaurin series

  1. :  a Taylor's series that is expanded about the reference point zero and that takes the form subject to the conditions holding for a Taylor's series —called also Maclaurin's series



Origin of maclaurin series

Colin Maclaurin †1746 Scottish mathematician


First Known Use: 1902


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