aperiodically

aperiodic

[ey-peer-ee-od-ik]
adjective
1.
not periodic; irregular.
2.
Physics. of or pertaining to vibrations or oscillations with no apparent period.

Origin:
1875–80; a-6 + periodic

aperiodically, adverb
aperiodicity [ey-peer-ee-uh-dis-i-tee] , noun
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aperiodic (ˌeɪpɪərɪˈɒdɪk)
 
adj
1.  not periodic; not occurring at regular intervals
2.  physics
 a.  (of a system or instrument) being damped sufficiently to reach equilibrium without oscillation
 b.  (of an oscillation or vibration) not having a regular period
 c.  (of an electrical circuit) not having a measurable resonant frequency
 
aperi'odically
 
adv
 
aperiodicity
 
n

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aperiodic a·pe·ri·od·ic (ā'pēr-ē-ŏd'ĭk)
adj.
Not occurring periodically.


a'pe·ri·od'i·cal·ly adv.
a·pe'ri·o·dic'i·ty (-ə-dĭs'ĭ-tē) n.
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