multiplication formula

multiplication formula

[‚məl·tə·plə′kā·shən ‚fȯr·myə·lə]
(mathematics)
An equation that expresses a function of a multiple of a quantity in terms of functions of the quantity itself and possibly functions of other multiples of the quantity.
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2) to a function involving the gamma function, using the multiplication formula of Gauss, e.
All that they give you is a complicated multiplication formula and referred me to my gas bill.
This multiplication formula is part of the electronic spreadsheet's mathematical ability, and is programmed by the user to automatically perform the calculation.
It is worth noticing that this formula interpolates between multiplication formulas for noncommutative ribbon Schur functions (at t = 0)