Derivative (disambiguation)
 Derivative (disambiguation)

Derivative, in calculus, is a measurement of how a function changes when the values of its inputs change.
Derivative may also refer to:
 Derivative (finance), a contract whose value is derived from that of other quantities
 Derivative (chemistry), a type of compound which is a product of the process of derivatization
 A derivative genre in music, which usually starts as a subgenre and becomes mainstream after the original genre declines in popularity. Example: house music is a derivative of disco.
 Derivative Inc., a spinoff of Side Effects Software, creators of Houdini (software)
 Derivative suit or derivative action, a type of lawsuit filed by shareholders of a corporation
 Derivative work, in copyright law, a modification of an original work
 Formal derivative, in mathematics, an operation on elements of a polynomial ring which mimics the form of the derivative from calculus
 Derivative of a normal function in set theory
 Aeroderivative gas turbine, a mechanical drive gas turbine derived from an aero engine gas turbine
See also
 Derivation (disambiguation)
 Derived, in phylogenetics, a trait present in an organism, but absent in the last common ancestor of its group
Wikimedia Foundation.
2010.
Look at other dictionaries:
Derivative — This article is an overview of the term as used in calculus. For a less technical overview of the subject, see Differential calculus. For other uses, see Derivative (disambiguation) … Wikipedia
Derivative algebra — In mathematics: In abstract algebra and mathematical logic a derivative algebra is an algebraic structure that provides an abstraction of the derivative operator in topology and which provides algebraic semantics for the modal logic wK3. In… … Wikipedia
Derivate (disambiguation) — A derivate is the product of a derivatization reaction. See also Derivative (disambiguation) This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the same title. If an … Wikipedia
Cerulean (disambiguation) — Cerulean is a shade of blue. Cerulean may also refer to: Birds Cerulean capped Manakin Cerulean Cuckoo shrike Caerulean Paradise flycatcher Cerulean Warbler Other uses Cerulean, Kentucky, a small town in the United States Cerulean Sins (novel), a … Wikipedia
Dolphin (disambiguation) — A dolphin is any member of the families Delphinidae (oceanic dolphins) and Platanistoidea (river dolphins). Dolphin may also refer to: Contents 1 Sports 2 Aircraft 3 … Wikipedia
Color (disambiguation) — For usage of colour in templates and Wikipedia pages, see Wikipedia:Color. Color is the visual perceptual property corresponding in humans to the categories called red, yellow, white, etc. Color or colour may also refer to: Contents 1 Science … Wikipedia
Muse (disambiguation) — The Muses are nine goddesses in Greek mythology who control and symbolize nine types of art known to Ancient Greece. Muse or muses may also refer to: Contents 1 Entertainment 2 Technology 3 Other uses 4 … Wikipedia
D (disambiguation) — D is the fourth letter of the Latin alphabet. It can also refer to the following: Contents 1 Business and economy 2 Computing 3 Enter … Wikipedia
Dirt (disambiguation) — Dirt is unclean matter. Dirt may also refer to: Soil, that is found on the ground Contents 1 Music 2 TV and film 3 … Wikipedia
White Horse (disambiguation) — White Horse generally refers to horses with a white coat, pink skin and blue eyes. The term may also refer to:Villages, towns, and cities* City of Whitehorse, Victoria, Australia * Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada, named after the White Horse Rapids on… … Wikipedia