# Airy function

## Contents

## EnglishEdit

### EtymologyEdit

Named after George Biddell Airy.

### NounEdit

**Airy function** (*plural* **Airy functions**)

- (physics) A function, denoted by
*Ai(x)*, that is a solution to the Airy equation.

Named after George Biddell Airy.

**Airy function** (*plural* **Airy functions**)

- (physics) A function, denoted by
*Ai(x)*, that is a solution to the Airy equation.