Meaning of equation
Pronunciation: (i-kwā'zhun, -shun), [key]
- the act of equating or making equal; equalization: the symbolic equation of darkness with death.
- equally balanced state; equilibrium.
- an expression or a proposition, often algebraic, asserting the equality of two quantities.
- a symbolic representation showing the kind and amount of the starting materials and products of a reaction.
- equation (Thesaurus)