# implicit function

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Related to implicit function: Implicit function theorem

## implicit function

*n.*

A function whose value can only be computed indirectly from one or more of the independent variables. For example, in the equation

*x*^{2}+*y*^{2}= 1,*y*is an implicit function of*x.*Want to thank TFD for its existence? Tell a friend about us, add a link to this page, or visit the webmaster's page for free fun content.

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