- Linear (disambiguation)
"Definition:" The word

**linear**comes from the Latin word linearis, which means created by lines."Usage in mathematics:"

*Linear , a property;

*Linear code ;

*Linear equation ;

*Linear function ;

*Linear programming , a type of optimization problem;

*Linear system ;

*Linear transformation ;"Usage in technology:"

*Linear amplifier , a component of amateur radio equipment;

*Linear cryptanalysis , a form of cryptanalysis based;

*Linear element , part of an electric circuit;

*Linear medium , related to information storage and retrieval;

*Linear motor a type of electric motor;

*Linear phase , a property of an electronic filter;

*Linear Technology , an integrated circuit manufacturer;

*Linearity (computer and video games) ;"Other uses:"

*leaf shape a term inbotany ;

* LINEAR, theLincoln Near-Earth Asteroid Research project;

*Linear A , one of two scripts used in ancientCrete ;

*Linear B , a script that was used for writing Mycenaean, an early form ofGreek ;

* Linearnarrative structure ;

*Linear (pop group) , a popular music group;

*Linear motion , motion along a straight line;

*Linearity (writing) , describing whether symbols in a writing system are composed of lines;

* A kind of typeface in theVOX-ATypI classification ;

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