## @stdlib/math-base-special-gamma-delta-ratio

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# Gamma Delta Ratio

Compute the ratio of two gamma functions.

## Installation

`npm install @stdlib/math-base-special-gamma-delta-ratio`

## Usage

`var gammaDeltaRatio = require( '@stdlib/math-base-special-gamma-delta-ratio' );`

Computes the ratio of two gamma functions. Specifically, the function evaluates `Γ( z ) / Γ( z + delta )`.

```var y = gammaDeltaRatio( 2.0, 3.0 );
// returns ~0.042

y = gammaDeltaRatio( 4.0, 0.5 );
// returns ~0.516

y = gammaDeltaRatio( 100.0, 0.0 );
// returns 1.0```

## Examples

```var randu = require( '@stdlib/random-base-randu' );
var gammaDeltaRatio = require( '@stdlib/math-base-special-gamma-delta-ratio' );

var delta;
var z;
var i;

for ( i = 0; i < 100; i++ ) {
z = randu()*10.0;
delta = randu()*10.0;
console.log( 'gamma( %d ) / gamma( %d + %d ) = %d', z, z, delta, gammaDeltaRatio( z, delta ) );
}```

## Notice

This package is part of stdlib, a standard library for JavaScript and Node.js, with an emphasis on numerical and scientific computing. The library provides a collection of robust, high performance libraries for mathematics, statistics, streams, utilities, and more.

For more information on the project, filing bug reports and feature requests, and guidance on how to develop stdlib, see the main project repository.

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