an approximation of a given function f at a particular point x, in terms of values of the function and its derivatives at a neighboring point x 0 , by a power series in which the terms are given by f (n) (x 0) (x−x 0) n/n !, where f (n) (x 0) is the derivative of order n evaluated at point x 0 .
noun 1. a town in central Illinois.
- Taymyr peninsula
/taɪˈmɪə/ noun 1. a variant spelling of Taimyr Peninsula
noun 1. a small animal, Eira barbara, of the weasel family, ranging from Mexico to tropical South America. noun 1. a large arboreal musteline mammal, Eira barbara, of Central and South America, having a dark brown body and paler head
- Tay-Sachs disease
[tey-saks] /ˈteɪˈsæks/ noun, Pathology. 1. a rare fatal hereditary disease, occurring chiefly in infants and children, especially of eastern European Jewish origin, characterized by a red spot on the retina, gradual blindness, and paralysis. Tay-Sachs disease /ˌteɪˈsæks/ noun 1. an inherited disorder, caused by a faulty recessive gene, in which lipids accumulate in the brain, […]