Definition/Meaning | Word/Phrase |
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calculating procedure using a finite number of steps | algorithm |

number of steps, problem-solving procedure with finite | algorithm |

arithmetic procedure to solve problem in finite number of steps | algorithm |

(chemistry) any theory in which all matter is composed of tiny discrete finite indivisible indestructible particles | atomic theory , atomism , atomistic theory , atomist theory |

theoretical distribution of the number of successes in a finite set of independent trials with a constant probability of success | Bernoulli distribution , binomial distribution |

quality of being finite | boundedness , finiteness , finitude |

approach of an infinite series to a finite limit | convergence , convergency |

space in which Euclid's axioms and definitions apply; a metric space that is linear and finite-dimensional | Euclidean space |

theoretical distribution with finite mean and variance | Gaussian distribution , normal distribution |

field of force surrounding a body of finite mass | gravitational field |

non-finite form of the verb; in English it is used adjectivally and to form compound tenses | participial , participle |

body having finite mass and internal structure but negligible dimensions | particle , subatomic particle |

(mathematics) a definition of a function from which values of the function can be calculated in a finite number of steps | recursive definition |

(mathematics) the sum of a finite or infinite sequence of expressions | series |

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