Part of speech: noun

A proposition expressing the equality of two quantities.

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Usage examples "equation":

  1. With the beauty of the trees, the grass, the flowers, the vines, and all things natural, it possessed the added attractiveness of a certain personal equation. - "The Girl at Cobhurst", Frank Richard Stockton.
  2. And to be taken into the magic circle was to be given freely of that personal equation which made his plays so personal. - "Representative Plays by American Dramatists: 1856-1911: The Moth and the Flame", Clyde Fitch.
  3. Is equation of exchange realistic? - "The Value of Money", Benjamin M. Anderson, Jr..