elliptic

Adjective

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Adjective

**elliptic** (*not comparable*)

- (
*geometry*) Of or pertaining to an ellipse.**1995**, Patrick J. Roache,*Elliptic**Marching Methods and Domain Decomposition*, page 1 ↗,- In this chapter, the history of solving
**elliptic**problems by direct marching methods is reviewed.

- In this chapter, the history of solving

- (
*mathematics*) Of or pertaining to a broad field of mathematics that originates from the problem of calculating arc lengths of an ellipse.**Elliptic**integral**Elliptic**function**Elliptic**curve

- (
*mathematics, in combination, of certain functions, equations and operators*) That has coefficients satisfying a condition analogous to the condition for the general equation for a conic section to be of an ellipse.**Elliptic**partial differential equation**Elliptic**operator**Elliptic**regularity

- (
*botany, of leaves*) Oval, with a short or no point.

- (
*of or pertaining to an ellipse*) elliptical

- French: elliptique
- Italian: ellitico
- Russian: эллиптический
- Spanish: elíptico

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