Meaning of coefficient
Pronunciation: (kō"u-fish'unt), [key]
- a number or quantity placed (generally) before and multiplying another quantity, as 3 in the expression 3x.
- a number that is constant for a given substance, body, or process under certain specified conditions, serving as a measure of one of its properties: coefficient of friction.
- acting in consort; cooperating.
- coefficient (Thesaurus)