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## bi·no·mi·al

(bī-nō′mē-əl)
Consisting of or relating to two names or terms.
n.
1. Mathematics A polynomial with two terms.
2. Biology A taxonomic name in binomial nomenclature.

[From New Latin binōmius, having two names : bi- + French nom, name (from Latin nōmen; see nominal).]

## binomial

(baɪˈnəʊmɪəl)
n
1. (Mathematics) a mathematical expression consisting of two terms, such as 3x + 2y
2. (Biology) a two-part taxonomic name for an animal or plant. See binomial nomenclature
(Mathematics) referring to two names or terms
[C16: from Medieval Latin binōmius from bi-1 + Latin nōmen name]
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## bi•no•mi•al

(baɪˈnoʊ mi əl)

n.
1. an algebraic expression that is a sum or difference of two terms, as 3x + 2y and x 2− 4 x.
2. a taxonomic name consisting of a generic and a specific term, used to designate species.
3. of or pertaining to a term, expression, or quantity that has two parts.
[1550–60; < Late Latin binōmi(us) having two names]
bi•no′mi•al•ism, n.

## bi·no·mi·al

(bī-nō′mē-əl)
A mathematical expression having two terms, such as 3a + 2b.

## binomial

a name composed of two terms, a generic and a specific. — binomial, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
 Noun 1 binomial - (mathematics) a quantity expressed as a sum or difference of two terms; a polynomial with two termsquantity - the concept that something has a magnitude and can be represented in mathematical expressions by a constant or a variablemath, mathematics, maths - a science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic of quantity and shape and arrangement Adj. 1 binomial - of or relating to or consisting of two terms; "binomial expression" 2 binomial - having or characterized by two names, especially those of genus and species in taxonomies; "binomial nomenclature of bacteria"binominalonymous - bearing a name; "articles in magazines are usually onymous"
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Translations
binomikaksiosainentieteellinen nimi
binom
binomiobinomiale
binom

## binomial

[baɪˈnəʊmɪəl]
B. N
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## binomial

[baɪˈnəʊmɪəl] (Math)
2. nbinomiale f
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References in classic literature ?
At the age of twenty-one he wrote a treatise upon the Binomial Theorem, which has had a European vogue.
A special case of structural parallelism in the corpus under analysis, at the level of phrase, are binomials. Clear examples of these can be spotted already in the first lines of Crowley's acrostic poem (Figure 2).
We have shown the estimation of Poisson parameter for the purpose of comparison, while negative binomials model are suitable for all lags as the value of AIC are very small.
In short, results made it clear that, in fact, in zero-inflated contaminated binomials, estimates for maximum likelihood were not accurate.
Rear sections offer an extensive list of works consulted, and an extensive list of binomials that are dubious, rejected, of uncertain status, etc.
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If [R.sub.ic]|[[lambda].sub.ic] and [R.sub.it]|[[lambda].sub.it] are Poisson distributed, then the marginal distributions of [R.sub.ic] and [R.sub.it] are negative binomials (e.g., see Cameron and Trivedi, 1998).
In this section, we first outline the types of phonological principles that seem likely to influence the ordering of binomials. If there are phonological constraints on binomial pairs, then they likely relate to an optimization of the overall phonological wellformedness of the resultant phrase.
The 24 enhanced math lessons focus on polynomials, factoring, binomials multiplications, graphing and equations.
Whether nonlatinized binomials should become the official species names of viruses has been debated within the ICTV for many years (21,22,25-28).
This assumption leads to a distribution for the number of matched incorrect alternatives between the examinee suspected of copying and the examinee believed to be the source that belongs to a family of "shifted binomials." Power functions for the tests for several sets of parameter values are analyzed.

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