Laplacian

noun La·plac·ian \ləˈpläsēən, -las-; -lāshən\
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Laplacian operator

Definition of Laplacian

plural

-s

  1. :  the differential operator ∇2 that yields the left member of Laplace's equation

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Origin and Etymology of laplacian

Pierre Simon de Laplace †1827 + English -ian


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