Academic Word List

The 570 most common words in English academic texts

Type: noun

Definitions: (noun) An equation is how everything works together to create a situation. (noun) An equation is a mathematical statement in which both sides are of equal value.

Examples: (noun) Money plays a big part in the political equation. (noun) Using this equation, we can evaluate the effect of increased temperatures on the evaporation of the lake.

Synonyms: situation, circumstance.

Academic Word List Sublist and Group: 2 C