dendroidal

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj dendroidal resembling a tree in form and branching structure "arborescent coral found off the coast of Bermuda","dendriform sponges"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Dendroidal Resembling a shrub or tree in form; treelike; branching.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • dendroidal Same as dendroid.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Gr. treelike; de`ndron tree + e'i^dos form: cf. F. dendroïde,

Usage

In literature:

Locality near Adelaide, now showing gold freely in mammillary and dendroidal form.
"Getting Gold" by J. C. F. Johnson
Dendroid, shaped like a tree.
"The Mushroom, Edible and Otherwise" by M. E. Hard
The sporophores are inclined to be simple, stipitate and dendroid.
"The North American Slime-Moulds" by Thomas H. (Thomas Huston) MacBride
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In news:

"Ferment," the 56-foot tall stainless steel dendroid towering over the lawn at the Nelson-Atkins Museum, evokes many different reactions from those who pass by.
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In science:

Dendroidal sets as models for homotopy operads.
Derived Algebraic Geometry V: Structured Spaces
From operads to dendroidal sets – by Ittay Weiss .
Survey of mathematical foundations of QFT and perturbative string theory
This article reviews the theory of operads and then discusses a powerful presentation in terms of dendroidal sets – the operadic analog of what simplicial sets are for (∞, 1)-categories.
Survey of mathematical foundations of QFT and perturbative string theory
Manka has shown that every λ-dendroid (hereditarily decomposable, hereditarily unicoherent continuum) has the fixed-point property.
Problems from Topology Proceedings
Cook has shown that λ-dendroids are tree-like.
Problems from Topology Proceedings
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