rational function

noun

Definition of rational function

  1. :  a function that is the quotient of two polynomials; also :  polynomial

1859

First Known Use of rational function

1859


Learn More about rational function


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up rational function? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

to glide in or as if in an airplane

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!