**Implicit function** — Function Func tion, n. [L. functio, fr. fungi to perform, execute, akin to Skr. bhuj to enjoy, have the use of: cf. F. fonction. Cf. {Defunct}.] 1. The act of executing or performing any duty, office, or calling; performance. In the function of… … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

**implicit function** — n. the mathematical rule or function which permits computation of one variable directly from another when an equation relating both variables is given (Ex.: y is an implicit function of x in the equation x + y3 + 2x2y + xy = 0): see EXPLICIT… … Universalium

**implicit function** — n. the mathematical rule or function which permits computation of one variable directly from another when an equation relating both variables is given (Ex.: y is an implicit function of x in the equation x + y3 + 2x2y + xy = 0): see EXPLICIT… … English World dictionary

**Implicit function** — In mathematics, an implicit function is a generalization for the concept of a function in which the dependent variable has not been given explicitly in terms of the independent variable. To give a function f explicitly is to provide a… … Wikipedia

**implicit function** — neišreikštinė funkcija statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. implicit function vok. implizite Funktion, f; unentwickelte Funktion, f rus. неявная функция, f pranc. fonction implicite, f … Fizikos terminų žodynas

**implicit function** — noun : a mathematical function defined by means of a relation that is not solved for the function in terms of the independent variable or variables opposed to explicit function … Useful english dictionary

**implicit function** — noun Any function that is not formulated in a way that the value may be directly calculated from the independent variable See Also: explicit function … Wiktionary

**Implicit function theorem** — In the branch of mathematics called multivariable calculus, the implicit function theorem is a tool which allows relations to be converted to functions. It does this by representing the relation as the graph of a function. There may not be a… … Wikipedia

**implicit function theorem** — Math. a theorem that gives conditions under which a function written in implicit form can be written in explicit form. * * * … Universalium

**implicit function theorem** — Math. a theorem that gives conditions under which a function written in implicit form can be written in explicit form … Useful english dictionary