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A differential equation solved numerically by a method of successive approximations that fits the solution to given boundary conditions.
Elliptic equations, such as the Poisson equation, lead to jury problems. A partial differential equation, such as the barotropic vorticity equation, may combine a jury problem and a marching problem.