# equation of mixed type

## equation of mixed type

[i¦kwā·zhən əv ¦mikst ′tīp] (mathematics)

A partial differential equation which is of hyperbolic, parabolic, or elliptic type in different parts of a region.

McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

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