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argument



  1. The dependent variable. For example, in the function f (x) = x 2+ 3, x is the argument.

       • FUNCTIONS


  2. The angle between ZO, where Z is the point representing a complex number on an Argand diagram and O is the origin, and the real axis.

       • COMPLEX NUMBERS


  3. A mathematical proof, possibly an informal one.

       • LOGIC

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   • MATHEMATICAL TERMINOLOGY