combinatorial
adjective Date: 1818 1. of, relating to, or involving combinations 2. of or relating to the arrangement of, operation on, and selection of discrete mathematical elements belonging to finite sets or making up geometric configurations • combinatorially adverb

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  • combinatorial — combinatory combinatoryadj. 1. able to combine; tending to combine. Note: same as {combinative}, 2. [Narrower terms: {integrative (vs. disintegrative)}] Syn: combinative. [WordNet 1.5] 2. of or relating to combinations. [Narrower terms:… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • combinatorial — combinatoriál adj. m., pl. combinatoriáli; f. sg. combinatoriálă, pl. combinatoriále Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic …   Dicționar Român

  • combinatorial — [käm΄bə nə tôr′ē əl, kəm bī΄nətôr′ē əl] adj. of or involving combination, esp. mathematical combination …   English World dictionary

  • combinatorial — combinatorially, adv. /keuhm buy neuh tawr ee euhl, tohr , kom beuh /, adj. 1. of, pertaining to, or involving the combination of elements, as in phonetics or music. 2. of or pertaining to the enumeration of the number of ways of doing some… …   Universalium

  • combinatorial — adjective /ˌkɑm.bɪ.nəˈtɔɹ.i.əɫ/ a) Of, pertaining to, or involving combinations b) Of or pertaining to the combination and arrangement of elements in sets …   Wiktionary

  • combinatorial — Any system using a random assortment of components at any positions in the linear arrangement of atoms, i.e., a c. library of mutations could contain positions where all four bases have been randomly inserted …   Medical dictionary

  • combinatorial — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Of, relating to, or tending to produce combination: combinational, combinative, conjugational, conjugative, conjunctional, connectional, connective. See ASSEMBLE …   English dictionary for students

  • combinatorial — adj. relating to arrangements of elements in sets; of or involving combination of elements …   English contemporary dictionary

  • combinatorial — [ˌkɒmbɪnə tɔ:rɪəl] adjective technical relating to combinations of items. Derivatives combinatorially adverb …   English new terms dictionary

  • combinatorial — com·bi·na·to·ri·al …   English syllables

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