### 1. differential

**noun.** ['ˌdɪfɝˈɛnʃəl'] the result of mathematical differentiation; the instantaneous change of one quantity relative to another; df(x)/dx.

#### Synonyms

- computation
- curvature
- partial derivative
- reckoning
- derived function
- derivative
- partial
- differential coefficient
- first derivative
- figuring

#### Antonyms

- agreement
- similarity
- same
- equality

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### Example sentences of the word differential-equation

1. **Noun Phrase**

Civil engineers will often have to take a course specifically focused on **differential equation**s.

2. **Noun Phrase**

Medical scientists working with cardiologists use **differential equation**s to describe blood flow dynamics.

### 2. differential

**noun.** ['ˌdɪfɝˈɛnʃəl'] a bevel gear that permits rotation of two shafts at different speeds; used on the rear axle of automobiles to allow wheels to rotate at different speeds on curves.

#### Synonyms

- differential gear
- bevel gear
- pinion and ring gear

#### Antonyms

- straightness
- underived
- impartial
- fair

### 3. differential

**noun.** ['ˌdɪfɝˈɛnʃəl'] a quality that differentiates between similar things.

#### Antonyms

- complete

### 4. equation

**noun.** ['ɪˈkweɪʒən'] a mathematical statement that two expressions are equal.

#### Synonyms

- linear equation
- exponential equation
- regression of y on x
- simultaneous equations
- quadratic
- biquadratic
- quadratic equation
- mathematical statement
- biquadratic equation
- regression equation

#### Antonyms

- detach
- dissimilitude
- unlikeness
- nonequivalence

#### Etymology

- aequatio (Latin)
- -atio (Latin)

### 5. equation

**noun.** ['ɪˈkweɪʒən'] a state of being essentially equal or equivalent; equally balanced.

#### Synonyms

- par
- egalite
- egality
- equivalence
- position
- equality
- status

#### Antonyms

- disarrange
- deglycerolize
- subordinate
- upper-class

#### Etymology

- aequatio (Latin)
- -atio (Latin)

### 6. equation

**noun.** ['ɪˈkweɪʒən'] the act of regarding as equal.

#### Synonyms

- equating
- equalisation
- equalization

#### Antonyms

- unlash
- unfasten
- untie
- disconnect

#### Etymology

- aequatio (Latin)
- -atio (Latin)