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## Parent topics

- Hypergeometric function [r]:
*Add brief definition or description* - Orthogonal polynomials [r]:
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- Legendre function [r]:
*Add brief definition or description* - Legendre polynomials [r]: Orthogonal polynomials in the variable −1 ≤
*x*≤ 1 and weight function*w*(*x*) = 1.^{[e]} - Spherical harmonics [r]: A series of harmonic basis functions that can be used to describe the boundary of objects with spherical topology.
^{[e]} - Angular momentum (quantum) [r]: A vector operator of which the three components have well-defined commutation relations.
^{[e]} - Adrien-Marie Legendre [r]: (1752 – 1833) important French mathematician whose name lives on in the Legendre polynomials and associated Legendre functions.
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