1. ### genius2687

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What exactly does that term mean? I thought it meant getting some quantity in the form of an integral, but I can't be sure.

2. ### mathman

6,706
Yes! Quadrature is synonomous with integration.

3. ### arildno

11,265
It is a stupid term for integration only peacocks wave about with.

4. ### CRGreathouse

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It generally means numeric integration, used for cases where closed-form solutions may be hard to find.