adjective see sigmoid

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Sigmoidal — or sigmoid, literally means S shaped and can refer to: * Sigmoid function * Sigmoidal artery * Sigmoid colon …   Wikipedia

  • sigmoïdal — sigmoïdal, ale, aux [sigmɔidal, o] adj. ÉTYM. Mil. XXe; de sigmoïde. ❖ ♦ Didact. En forme de sigma. ⇒ Sigmoïde (1.). 0 Le graphique représentant la variation d activité d un tel enzyme en fonction de la concentration d un effecteur (y compris le… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • sigmoïdal — sigmoïdal, ale (si gmo i dal, da l ) adj. Synonyme de sigmoïde …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • Sigmoidal — Sigmoid Sig moid, Sigmoidal Sig*moid al, a. [Gr. ???; ??? sigma + e i^dos form, likeness: cf. F. sigmo[ i]de.] Curved in two directions, like the letter S, or the Greek [sigmat]. [1913 Webster] {Sigmoid flexure} (Anat.), the last curve of the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sigmoidal — adjective Characterized by a sigmoid curve or function …   Wiktionary

  • sigmoidal — s förmig; sigmoid …   Universal-Lexikon

  • sigmoïdal — sig|mo|ï|dal Mot Agut Adjectiu invariable …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • sigmoidal — adj. resembling the letter C; resembling the letter S; located near the sigmoid flexure of the large intestine (Medicine) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sigmoidal — sig·moi·dal …   English syllables

  • sigmoidal — adjective of or relating to the sigmoid flexure in the large intestine • Syn: ↑sigmoid • Pertains to noun: ↑sigmoid flexure, ↑sigmoid flexure (for: ↑sigmoid) …   Useful english dictionary

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