# partial derivative definition

• noun:
• The by-product pertaining to a single variable of a function of a couple of factors, with regards to other factors as constants.
• A derivative with respect to one variable of a function of several variables.
• the by-product of a function of a couple of factors pertaining to one variable as the other factors are considered to-be constant

## Related Sources

• Hypernym for "partial derivative"
• derivative
• Etymologically Related for "partial derivative"
• partial differential equation