parameterize
or parametrize transitive verb (-terized or -trized; -terizing or -trizing) Date: 1940 to express in terms of parameters • parameterization or parametrization noun

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  • parameterize — parameterization, n. /peuh ram i teuh ruyz /, v.t., parameterized, parameterizing. to describe (a phenomenon, problem, curve, surface, etc.) by the use of parameters. Also, parametrize; esp. Brit., parameterise. [1935 40; PARAMETER + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • parameterize — verb a) To describe in terms of parameters. b) To rewrite (a database query, etc.) as a template into which parameters can be inserted …   Wiktionary

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  • parameterized — parameterize (Amer.) pÉ™ ræmɪtÉ™raɪz v. (Computers, Mathematics) express in terms of parameters, use variables that determine the form of a function (also parameterise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • parameterizes — parameterize (Amer.) pÉ™ ræmɪtÉ™raɪz v. (Computers, Mathematics) express in terms of parameters, use variables that determine the form of a function (also parameterise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • parameterizing — parameterize (Amer.) pÉ™ ræmɪtÉ™raɪz v. (Computers, Mathematics) express in terms of parameters, use variables that determine the form of a function (also parameterise) …   English contemporary dictionary

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