Horner's method

noun
Hor·ner's method | \ˈhȯrnərz-\

Definition of Horner's method 

: a numerical method of successive approximations used for computing to any number of decimal places an approximate value of any real root of an algebraic equation with real coefficients

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History and Etymology for Horner's method

after William G. Horner †1837 English mathematician

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