Derivation meaning
A logical or mathematical process indicating through a sequence of statements that a result such as a theorem or a formula necessarily follows from the initial assumptions.
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Derivation is defined as something that is inspired by another source, or to the origin of something.
A new twist on modern design is an example of a derivation on modern design.
When something comes from Italy, this is an example of an Italian derivation.
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The form or source from which something is derived; an origin.
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A deriving or being derived.
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Descent or origination.
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Something derived; a derivative.
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The source or origin of something.
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The origin and development of a word; etymology.
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(mathematics) The operation of deducing one function from another according to some fixed law, called the law of derivation, as the of differentiation or of integration.
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Origin of derivation
- From Middle French dérivation, from Latin derivatio.
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