fluxion

noun flux·ion \ ˈflək-shən \

Definition of fluxion

1 : the action of flowing or changing; also : something subjected to such action
2 : derivative 3 — compare method of fluxions

fluxional

play \ˈflək-shnəl, -shə-nᵊl\ adjective

First Known Use of fluxion

1599

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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