granularity

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n granularity the quality of being composed of relatively large particles
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n granularity The condition or quality of being granular.
    • n granularity In petrography, the magnitude of the grain of a rock: a factor in the texture.
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Usage

In literature:

Examination of the prints clearly shows granular textures in the light areas.
"John Baptist Jackson" by Jacob Kainen
Neurospongium: a granular matrix in the periopticon of the insect eye.
"Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology" by John. B. Smith
A granular powder is placed in your hands, and you are asked to state what it is.
"Fragments of science, V. 1-2" by John Tyndall
The stone is relatively easy to handle, being slightly granular and passing through a distributor without trouble.
"Right Use of Lime in Soil Improvement" by Alva Agee
The surface is reddish and granular, and secretes an ichorous discharge.
"Essentials of Diseases of the Skin" by Henry Weightman Stelwagon
In others, the delicate tufts cover more or less the entire surface, giving the plant a coarsely granular aspect.
"Studies of American Fungi. Mushrooms, Edible, Poisonous, etc." by George Francis Atkinson
Granite, as its name denotes, is granular in texture and appearance.
"The Book of the National Parks" by Robert Sterling Yard
On the skin, a sort of white-wash lies spread, formed of a very fine, granular substance.
"The Glow-Worm and Other Beetles" by Jean Henri Fabre
The granular structure of the Sun's surface is here well represented.
"Astronomy of To-day" by Cecil G. Dolmage
One is finely divided, the other rather granular.
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science February 1930" by Various
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In news:

A specially-treated pneumatic conveying system automates the handling of high-corrosive granular material to minimize human exposure and optimize the upstream bulk bag unloading system.
Press Releases Kroll Ontrack partners with global distributor Info X to address demand for granular search and restoration software.
Kroll Ontrack partners with global distributor Info X to address demand for granular search and restoration software.
HHS, VA go granular in info exchange demo.
Granular Look at Stem Cell Research.
How can I easily perform granular searches in Outlook 2010.
Peanut Oil ñ I Can't Believe It's Butter to fry with garlic granular added to the skillet.
Corner of Broad and Granular .
Eriez's grate in housing designs, including the easy-to-clean and self-cleaning grates , remove damaging tramp iron from free-flowing granular products.
Designed for the high-speed filling of granular products such as pet food, rice, seed and salt, the Haver TOPLINE 2000 bag filler has a vertical bag magazine, and can be used with open-mouth bags made of paper, PE or woven PP.
These include Aztec4.67G, Counter20G, Force 3G, SmartChoice 5G and Thimet20G, the leading granular soil insecticides in the U.S.
The granular bayluscide is useful for deeper areas, especially if lampreys become established in an inland lake, Jubar said.
One of the keys to using pace layering is to take a more granular approach to thinking about applications.
It also has granular protection settings, so that anyone who creates a model can control what kind of modifications other users can make.
The boundary between this area and the surrounding space together with the spatial granularity of the representation separates what is spatially relevant from what is irrelevant at a given time.
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In science:

We determined the criteria for the spontaneous symmetry-breaking instability of the laterally uniform granular cluster (strip state) in a prototypical driven granular gas.
Symmetry-breaking instability in a prototypical driven granular gas
Granular hydrodynamics will be instrumental in delineating the phase diagrams of these systems in the limit of nearly elastic collisions.
Symmetry-breaking instability in a prototypical driven granular gas
This statement is true only for a certain class of boundary conditions: those specifying either the heat flux, or the granular temperature at the boundaries.
Symmetry-breaking instability in a prototypical driven granular gas
Granular hydrodynamics predicts symmetry-breaking instability in a two-dimensional (2D) ensemble of nearly elastically colliding smooth hard spheres driven, at zero gravity, by a rapidly vibrating sidewall.
Symmetry breaking and coarsening of clusters in a prototypical driven granular gas
The number density of grains is n(x, y , t), the granular temperature is T (x, y , t).
Symmetry breaking and coarsening of clusters in a prototypical driven granular gas
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