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## fac·to·ri·al

(făk-tôr′ē-əl)
n.
The product of all the positive integers from 1 to a given number: 4 factorial, usually written 4!, is equal to 24 (1 × 2 × 3 × 4 = 24).
Of or relating to a factor or factorial.

## factorial

(fækˈtɔːrɪəl) maths
n
(Mathematics) the product of all the positive integers from one up to and including a given integer. Factorial zero is assigned the value of one: factorial four is 1 × 2 × 3 × 4. Symbol: n!, where n is the given integer
(Mathematics) of or involving factorials or factors

## fac•to•ri•al

(fækˈtɔr i əl, -ˈtoʊr-)

n.
1. the product of a given positive integer multiplied by all lesser positive integers: The quantity four factorial (4!) = 4 ∙ 3 ∙ 2 ∙ 1 = 24.Symbol: n!, where n is the given integer.
2. of or pertaining to factors or factorials.
3. of or pertaining to a factor or a factory.
[1810–20]

## fac·to·ri·al

(făk-tôr′ē-əl)
The product of all of the positive integers from 1 to a given positive integer. It is written as the given integer followed by an exclamation point. For example, the factorial of 4 (written 4!) is 1 × 2 × 3 × 4, or 24.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
 Noun 1 factorial - the product of all the integers up to and including a given integer; "1, 2, 6, 24, and 120 are factorials"mathematical product, product - a quantity obtained by multiplication; "the product of 2 and 3 is 6" Adj. 1 factorial - of or relating to factorials
Translations
faktoriál
fakultet
kertoma

silnia
fatorial
fakultet

## factorial

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It is known as Gauss hypergeometric function in terms of Pochhammer symbol [(a).sub.k] or generalized factorial function.
The q-analogue of the factorial function is defined for positive integer n as
The two functions B(n) and D(n) are called the binomial factorial function and Sheffer factorial function, respectively.
Mortici, An ultimate extremely accurate formula for approximation of the factorial function, Arch.
The gamma function is the natural extension from the nonnegative integers to R\ {-1, -2, ...} (or to C \ {-1, -2, ...}) of the factorial function,
The q-analogues of a complex number a and of the factorial function are defined by:
The "Hello World" of functional Ian ages is the factorial function. Expressed as pure Haskell: fac 0 = 1 fac n = n * fac (n-1)
There are many general methods for transforming recursive functions to equivalent iterative programs (one method is often illustrated on a recursive factorial function).
According to Scott theory, the meaning of (1), that is, the entire factorial function, is given by the unique fixed point (which is a total function) of the nonrecursive mapping [[phi].sub.fact] defined, on the set of partial functions ordered by extension (see [5] for a detailed description of the set of partial functions), by
The Pochhammer's symbol or Appell's symbol or shifted factorial or rising factorial or generalized factorial function is defined by
[5] Jianping Wang, On the value distribution properties of the Smarandache double- factorial function, Scientia Magna, 3(2007), No.

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