[lee-ding] /ˈli dɪŋ/
the coefficient of the term of highest degree in a given polynomial. 5 is the leading coefficient in 5 x 3 + 3 x 2 − 2 x + 1.
- Leading dog
noun 1. (NZ) a dog trained to lead a flock of sheep to prevent them breaking or stampeding
[lee-ding] /ˈli dɪŋ/ noun 1. Aeronautics. the edge of an airfoil or propeller blade facing the direction of motion. 2. something that is or represents the most advanced or innovative aspect of a field, activity, profession, etc.; forefront; vanguard: the leading edge of technology. /ˈliːdɪŋ/ noun 1. the forward edge of a propeller blade, aerofoil, […]
[lee-ding] /ˈli dɪŋ/ noun 1. an actress who plays the principal female role in a motion picture or play.
[lee-ding] /ˈli dɪŋ/ plural noun, Economics. 1. data that reflect current economic conditions and can suggest future developments or fluctuations in the nation’s economy: issued, usually monthly, by the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis in the Commerce Department.