# implicit function

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## implicit function

[im′plis·ət ′fəŋk·shən] (mathematics)

A function defined by an equation ƒ(

*x,y*) = 0, when*x*is considered as an independent variable and*y*, called an implicit function of*x*, as a dependent variable.Want to thank TFD for its existence? Tell a friend about us, add a link to this page, or visit the webmaster's page for free fun content.

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