simplex
I. adjective Etymology: Latin simplic-, simplex — more at simple Date: 1594 1. simple, single 2. allowing telecommunication in only one direction at a time <
simplex system
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II. noun (plural simplexes) Date: 1892 1. or plural simplices or simplicia a simple word 2. a spatial configuration of n dimensions determined by n + 1 points in a space of dimension equal to or greater than n <
a triangle together with its interior determined by its three vertices is a two-dimensional simplex in the plane or any space of higher dimension
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  • Simplex — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Para el algoritmo del mismo nombre, véase Algoritmo simplex. Un 3 simplejo o tetraedro que puede pensarse como una región del espacio que consiste en la parte acotada por (y que también incluye) los cuatro puntos,… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Simplex — steht für: Simplex (Mathematik), n dimensionales Polytop mit n+1 Ecken Simplex Verfahren, Algorithmus zur Lösung mathematischer Optimierungsprobleme Simplex (Grammatik), sprachwissenschaftlich bzw. grammatikalisch ein einfaches, d. h. nicht… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • simplex — SÍMPLEX s.n. 1. Sistem de telecomunicaţii care asigură legătura bilaterală simultană între două posturi. 2. Ţesătură din tricot cu ambele părţi lucrate pe faţă. – Din fr. simplex. Trimis de IoanSoleriu, 24.07.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  símplex s. n.,… …   Dicționar Român

  • simplex — see epidermolysis bullosa simplex, genital herpes simplex, HERPES SIMPLEX, ICHTHYOSIS SIMPLEX …   Medical dictionary

  • simplex — ● simplex nom masculin En télécommunications et en transmission de données, mode de transmission permettant le transfert d informations dans un seul sens (par opposition à duplex). simplex [sɛ̃plɛks] adj. invar. et n. m. ÉTYM. XXe; de simple. ❖ ♦ …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • simplex — (adj.) characterized by a single part, 1590s, from L. simplex single, simple, from PIE root *sem one, together (Cf. L. semper always, lit. once for all; Skt. sam together; see SAME (Cf. same)) + *plac fold. The noun is …   Etymology dictionary

  • simplex — [sim′pleks΄] adj. [L, simple < IE base * sem , one + * plak : see DUPLEX] 1. having only one part; not complex or compounded 2. designating or of a system of telegraphy, telephony, etc. in which a signal can be transmitted in only one… …   English World dictionary

  • simplex — simplex. См. симплекс. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • Simplex — (lat.), simpel, einfach; schlicht; einfältig …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Simplex — Simplex, lat., eigentlich einfach, der Einfache, soviel als Simpel, beschränkter Mensch; simplicia, einfache Arzneimittel; simpliciter, einfach, schlechtweg; simplicitas, lat. deutsch Simplicität, Einfachheit, Schlichtheit, dann auch… …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • simplex — index candid, categorical, honest, ingenuous, naive, open (persuasible), simple, straightforward …   Law dictionary

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