# Spell Check of equation

Correct spelling: **equation**

### Definition of **equation**:

1) a state of being essentially equal or equivalent; equally balanced; " on a par with the best"

2) the act of regarding as equal

3) a mathematical statement that two expressions are equal

### Common misspellings:

- equasion (64%)
- eqation (9%)
- eqaution (5%)
- eqution (3%)
- equastion (3%)
- ecuation (2%)

### Examples of usage:

1)
This difference is called the **Equation** of Time. - "Lectures in Navigation", Ernest Gallaudet Draper.

2)
Difference between apparent and mean time or mean and apparent time- **Equation** of Time. - "Lectures in Navigation", Ernest Gallaudet Draper.

3)
You learned in the lecture the other day on solar time, that the difference between mean time and apparent time was called the **equation** of time. - "Lectures in Navigation", Ernest Gallaudet Draper.