A bivariate polynomial is a polynomial in two variables. Bivariate polynomials have the form

A homogeneous bivariate polynomial, also called a binary form, has the form

where is the degree of . The binary form above is often denoted .

A bivariate polynomial is a polynomial in two variables. Bivariate polynomials have the form

A homogeneous bivariate polynomial, also called a binary form, has the form

where is the degree of . The binary form above is often denoted .

*This entry contributed by David Terr*

Terr, David. "Bivariate Polynomial." From *MathWorld*--A Wolfram Web Resource, created by Eric
W. Weisstein. https://mathworld.wolfram.com/BivariatePolynomial.html