I've always heard the phrase "exact solution," but was never really sure what it meant. If I find a particular solution (not a general solution) to a PDE, is that solution considered an "exact solution"? (The solution satisfies given b.c. and i.c.)(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

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# What does an exact solution to a pde mean?

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