Definition of differentiant in English:

differentiant

noun

Mathematics
  • An invariant of a homogeneous polynomial in two variables.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in James Joseph Sylvester (1814–1897), mathematician. From post-classical Latin differentiant-, present participial stem of differentiare differentiate; compare -ant.

Pronunciation

differentiant

/ˌdɪfəˈrɛnʃɪənt//ˌdɪfəˈrɛnʃ(ə)nt/