# Differential coefficient synonyms

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derivative (related)

In calculus, the slope of the tangent line to a curve at a particular point on the curve. Since a curve represents a function, its derivative can also be thought of as the rate of change of the corresponding function at the given point. Derivatives are computed using differentiation.

(Calculus) Of a function, another function, the value of which for any value of the independent variable is the instantaneous rate of change of the given function at that value of the independent variable.

(Mathematics) An infinitesimal increment in a variable.

the result of mathematical differentiation; the instantaneous change of one quantity relative to another; df(x)/dx

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**differential coefficient**. In this page you can discover 4 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for**differential coefficient**, like: derivative, derived-function, differential and first derivative.