Nonlinear

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(electronics) an nonlinear electronic circuit whose output is limited in amplitude; used to limit the instantaneous amplitude of a waveform (to clip off the peaks of a waveform) clipper , limiter
relation between variables when the regression equation is nonlinear (quadratic or higher order) curvilinear regression
(physics) a quantum of energy or quasiparticle that can be propagated as a traveling wave in nonlinear systems and is neither preceded nor followed by another such disturbance; does not obey the superposition principle and does not dissipate solitary wave , soliton , soliton wave
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