### 1. 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)

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### Example sentences of the word linear-equation

1. **Noun Phrase**

Look at the directions of the problem to see which form your **linear equation** should follow.

2. **Noun Phrase**

A **linear equation** can help you figure it out!

3. **Noun Phrase**

Teach students how to cross-multiply to get the answer using a simple **linear equation**.

4. **Noun Phrase**

One of the more challenging aspects of this section is solving systems of **linear equation**s.

### 2. 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)

### 3. equation

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

#### Synonyms

- equating
- equalisation
- equalization

#### Antonyms

- unlash
- unfasten
- untie
- disconnect

#### Etymology

- aequatio (Latin)
- -atio (Latin)

### 4. linear

**adjective.** ['ˈlɪniːɝ'] designating or involving an equation whose terms are of the first degree.

#### Synonyms

- additive

#### Antonyms

- sporadic
- rough

### 5. linear

**adjective.** ['ˈlɪniːɝ'] of or in or along or relating to a line; involving a single dimension.

#### Synonyms

- collinear
- one-dimensional
- linelike
- rectilinear
- rectilineal

#### Antonyms

- cubic
- multidimensional
- standing
- malfunctioning

### 6. linear

**adjective.** ['ˈlɪniːɝ'] of a circuit or device having an output that is proportional to the input.

#### Synonyms

- analogue

#### Antonyms

- unrelated
- collateral

### 7. linear

**adjective.** ['ˈlɪniːɝ'] measured lengthwise.

#### Synonyms

- lengthways
- lengthwise

#### Antonyms

- complex
- difficult
- simplicity

### 8. linear

**adjective.** ['ˈlɪniːɝ'] (of a leaf shape) long and narrow.

#### Synonyms

- simple
- elongate

#### Antonyms

- fancy
- sophisticated
- precocious