mathematical operation

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n mathematical operation (mathematics) calculation by mathematical methods "the problems at the end of the chapter demonstrated the mathematical processes involved in the derivation","they were learning the basic operations of arithmetic"
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Usage

In literature:

But true self-analysis mathematically operates to produce seers.
"Autobiography of a YOGI" by Paramhansa Yogananda
It introduces more easily and intelligibly than mathematical science, that most difficult of all the mental operations, abstraction.
"Four Early Pamphlets" by William Godwin
The movement of the heavenly bodies, that of our little earth round the sun, all operate by virtue of the most profound mathematical law.
"Voltaire's Philosophical Dictionary" by Voltaire
They met all the Operators and discussed generators and fields of force and mathematics and paraphysics and Guntherics.
"The Galaxy Primes" by Edward Elmer Smith
The entire fallacy would not be possible if it were not for the mathematical practice of operating with an infinite series.
"Landmarks of Scientific Socialism" by Friedrich Engels
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In news:

I think it would actually be healthier for theoretical physics these days to take a look at how mathematicians operate, because mathematics has always been a less faddish subject.
The Windows-based measuring software automatically guides the operator and interactively shows the way to mathematical alignment.
A petaflop is one thousand trillion mathematical operations per second.
They will have a chance to use some fine measuring instruments, apply advanced mathematics, operate computing equipment, and create a survey map.
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In science:

The correction was applied to the Hβ image on a pixel by pixel basis using straightforward mathematical operations.
HST study of the LMC compact star forming region N83B
Pseudo-differential Operators, volume 236 of Pitman Research in Notes in Mathematics.
Generalized pseudo-Riemannian geometry
To appear in Mathematics of Operations Research (2000).
Computing stationary probability distributions and large deviation rates for constrained random walks. The undecidability results
Let us only mention that the unitary scattering matrix ˆS (E ) is known in the mathematical literature as the characteristic matrix-function of the non-Hermitian fundamental operator Hef f .
Random Matrices close to Hermitian or unitary: overview of methods and results
Filippov V. M., Savchin V. M., Shorohov S. G., Variational principles for non-potential operators, Modern problems in mathematics.
On the concept of normal shift in non-metric geometry
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