• Definition for "linear equation"
• An algebraic equation, eg y = 2x +…
• Hypernym for "linear equation"
• equation

# linear equation definition

• noun:
• An algebraic equation, eg y = 2x + 7 or 3x + 2y - z = 4, where the highest level term when you look at the variable or factors is regarding the first-degree. The graph of these an equation is a straight range if there's two factors.
• A polynomial equation associated with first degree (particularly x = 2y - 7)
• a polynomial equation for the first degree