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pointwise

[point-wahyz] /ˈpɔɪntˌwaɪz/
adjective, Mathematics
1.
occurring at each point of a given set:
pointwise convergence.
Origin
1535-1545
1535-45; point + -wise
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  • pointwise cross-section data typically are used, although group-wise data also are available.
  • Anisotropy, applied field and initial magnetization can be varied pointwise, and arbitrary shaped elements can be modeled.

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