enter (into) the equation

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of enter (into) the equation

: to become something that must be considered or dealt with
  • Money didn't enter the equation when he offered to help.

Word by Word Definitions

enter play
  1. : to go or come in

  2. : to come or gain admission into a group : join

  3. : to make a beginning

  1. : intestine

equation play
  1. : the act or process of equating

  2. : an element affecting a process : factor

  3. : a complex of variable factors


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