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One entry found for coefficient.
Main Entry: co·ef·fi·cient
Pronunciation: secondarystresskomacr-schwa-primarystressfish-schwant
Function: noun
1 : a number or symbol by which another number or symbol (as a mathematical variable) is multiplied <3 is the coefficient of x in the expression 3x>
2 : a number that serves as a measure of some property (as of a substance or device) <the metal's coefficient of expansion>

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