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# overdetermined

*overdetermined* system of linear equations has more equations than unknowns. In general, overdetermined systems have no solution. In some cases, linear least squares may be used to find an approximate solution.

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UnderDetermined, RankNullityTheorem

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over-determined, over determined

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