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  • noun mathematics A small increment or change in a variable.
  • noun mathematics Denotes a small — rather infinitesimalvariation of the value returned by a functional and/or of the functions on which that functional depends. This symbol can also — along a similar vein — be used to help denote virtual displacement and virtual work.
  • noun mathematics A small number, usually accompanied by ε.

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