#### Mathematical English Usage - a Dictionary

##### by Jerzy Trzeciak

## coefficient

Let D be the coefficient of x^{n} in the expansion of f. [*Not*: “coefficient by x^{n}'']

Equating coefficients we see that......

Equating the coefficient of x^{2} in V to zero, we get......

Now equate the coefficients of x^{2} at either end of this chain of equalities.

Back to main page