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Asymptotic expansion (Ubfb)

Definition
A series of functions that tends towards a particular, often infinite point. The truncation of the series after a finite number of terms provides an approximation to the function. (Source: Team)
Use For
Asymptotic series
Broader Term
Approximation (Mathematics) (Ubf)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Curve fitting (Ubfc)
Finite differences (Ubff)
Interpolation (Ubfj)
Iterative methods (Ubfk)
Least squares method (Ubfm)
Numerical integration (Ubfp)
Splines (Ubfs)