# differential coefficient

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## differential coefficient

n
(Mathematics) maths another name for derivative
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 Noun 1 differential coefficient - the result of mathematical differentiation; the instantaneous change of one quantity relative to another; df(x)/dxcurvature - the rate of change (at a point) of the angle between a curve and a tangent to the curvefiguring, reckoning, calculation, computation - problem solving that involves numbers or quantitiespartial, partial derivative - the derivative of a function of two or more variables with respect to a single variable while the other variables are considered to be constant
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Lemma 1: Let f(x,t,u) be Lipschitz continuous in u with a bounded differential coefficient in u in a relative compact region [OMEGA], then [MATHEMATICAL EXPRESSION NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII].
In order to test whether the positive relationship between job rotation and industry wage differential differs along ISIC classification, a dummy variable at ISIC 2 level, which inter-acts with the wage differential coefficient (the parameter of interest) is used (Table 3) (7).
The coefficient on ROA*CONFIRM, as a differential coefficient, is positive and significant indicating the slope coefficient on ROA when CONFIRM = 1 is statistically larger than the slope coefficient on ROA when CONFIRM = 0.

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