Convolution

  • 21convolution — con|vo|lu|tion [ ,kanvə luʃn ] noun count FORMAL a complicated detail or shape …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 22convolution — see VOLUME …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • 23convolution — the smallest flexible unit of a bellows. The total movement capacity of a bellows is proportional to the number of convolutions …

    Mechanics glossary

  • 24convolution — [[t]kɒ̱nvəlu͟ːʃ(ə)n[/t]] convolutions 1) N COUNT: usu pl Convolutions are curves on an object or design that has a lot of curves. [LITERARY] 2) N VAR: oft N of n You can use convolutions to refer to a situation that is very complicated.… …

    English dictionary

  • 25convolution — con·vo·lu·tion || ‚kÉ’nvÉ™ luːʃn n. coiled form, twisted form; whorl; ridge on the surface of the brain (Anatomy) …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 26convolution — noun 1》 a coil or twist.     ↘a sinuous fold in the surface of the brain.     ↘the state of being or process of becoming coiled or twisted. 2》 a complex thing. Derivatives convolutional adjective Origin C16: from med. L. convolutio(n ), from… …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 27convolution — n. 1. Rolling together. 2. Coil, fold, bight …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 28convolution — noun (countable usually plural) 1 the complicated details of a story, explanation etc, which make it difficult to understand: It was an effort to follow the endless convolutions of the plot. 2 a fold or twist in something which has many of them:… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 29convolution — noun 1) crosses adorned with elaborate convolutions Syn: twist, turn, coil, spiral, twirl, curl, helix, whorl, loop, curlicue; Architecture volute 2) the convolutions of the plot Syn: complexity …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 30convolution — n 1. entanglement, involution, involvement, complication, complexity. 2. circumvolution, winding, twisting, coiling, turning, meandering. 3. whorl, sinuosity, roll, curl, coil, spiral, helix, curlicue, ringlet; kink, twirl, twist …

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  • 31convolution — con·vo·lu·tion …

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  • 32convolution — n. a folding or twisting, such as one of the many that cause the fissures, sulci, and gyri of the surface of the cerebrum …

    The new mediacal dictionary

  • 33convolution — con•vo•lu•tion [[t]ˌkɒn vəˈlu ʃən[/t]] n. 1) a rolled up or coiled condition 2) a rolling or coiling together 3) a turn of anything coiled; whorl 4) anat. one of the sinuous folds or ridges of the surface of the brain • Etymology: 1535–45; < L …

    From formal English to slang

  • 34convolution — /kɒnvəˈluʃən / (say konvuh loohshuhn) noun 1. a rolled up or coiled condition. 2. a rolling or coiling together. 3. a turn of anything coiled; whorl; sinuosity. 4. Anatomy one of the sinuous folds or ridges of the surface of the brain …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 35convolution — see VOLUME …

    Word origins

  • 36convolution — n. 1 coiling, twisting. 2 a coil or twist. 3 complexity. 4 a sinuous fold in the surface of the brain. Derivatives: convolutional adj. Etymology: med.L convolutio (as CONVOLUTED) …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 37Convolution De Dirichlet — Johann Peter Gustav Lejeune Dirichlet développe son produit en 1937 pour démontrer le théorème de la progression arithmétique. En mathématiques, la convolution de Dirichlet, encore appelée produit de convolution de Dirichlet ou produit de… …

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  • 38Convolution de dirichlet — Johann Peter Gustav Lejeune Dirichlet développe son produit en 1937 pour démontrer le théorème de la progression arithmétique. En mathématiques, la convolution de Dirichlet, encore appelée produit de convolution de Dirichlet ou produit de… …

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  • 39convolution of Broca — n BROCA S AREA …

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  • 40Convolution de Dirichlet — En mathématiques, la convolution de Dirichlet, encore appelée produit de convolution de Dirichlet ou produit de Dirichlet est une loi de composition interne définie sur l ensemble des fonctions arithmétiques, c est à dire des fonctions définies… …

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