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Definition of Smooth
SmoothSmooth Smooth (sm[=oo][th]), a. [Compar. Smoother (-[~e]r);
superl. Smoothest.] [OE. smothe, smethe, AS. sm[=e][eth]e,
sm[oe][eth]e, where [=e], [oe], come from an older [=o]; cf.
LG. sm["o]de, sm["o]e, sm["o]dig; of uncertain origin.]
1. Having an even surface, or a surface so even that no
roughness or points can be perceived by the touch; not
rough; as, smooth glass; smooth porcelain. --Chaucer.
The outlines must be smooth, imperceptible to the
touch, and even, without eminence or cavities.
2. Evenly spread or arranged; sleek; as, smooth hair.
3. Gently flowing; moving equably; not ruffled or obstructed;
as, a smooth stream.
4. Flowing or uttered without check, obstruction, or
hesitation; not harsh; voluble; even; fluent.
The only smooth poet of those times. --Milton.
Waller was smooth; but Dryden taught to join The
varying verse, the full-resounding line. --Pope.
When sage Minerva rose, From her sweet lips smooth
elocution flows. --Gay.
5. Bland; mild; smoothing; fattering.
This smooth discourse and mild behavior oft Conceal
a traitor. --Addison.
6. (Mech. & Physics) Causing no resistance to a body sliding
along its surface; frictionless.
Note: Smooth is often used in the formation of selfexplaining
compounds; as, smooth-bodied, smooth-browed,
smooth-combed, smooth-faced, smooth-finished,
smooth-gliding, smooth-grained, smooth-leaved,
smooth-sliding, smooth-speaking, smooth-woven, and the
Syn: Even; plain; level; flat; polished; glossy; sleek; soft;
bland; mild; soothing; voluble; flattering; adulatory;
Smooth Smooth, adv.
Smooth runs the water where the brook is deep. --Shak.
Smooth Smooth, n.
1. The act of making smooth; a stroke which smooths.
2. That which is smooth; the smooth part of anything. ``The
smooth of his neck.' --Gen. xxvii. 16.
Meaning of Smooth from wikipedia
function, a function
that is infinitely
differentiable; used in calculus
and topology Smooth
manifold, a differentiable
- In mathematical
analysis, the smoothness
of a function
is a property measured
by the number
of continuous derivatives
it has over some domain. At the very...
- In statistics
processing, to smooth
a data set is to create
an approximating function
to capture important patterns
in the data...
- and multiunit smooth
single-unit muscle, the whole bundle
of smooth muscle cells contracts
as a syncytium. Smooth muscle
jazz is a genre
of commercially oriented crossover
jazz that became dominant
in the 1980s and early
jazz is a commercially
Operator" is a song by English
band Sade from their debut studio
Life (1984). It was released
as the album's third single
Criminal" is a song by American singer Michael Jackson
from his seventh studio album
Bad (1987). Written
by Jackson, produced
made up of two subunits
– rough endoplasmic reticulum
(RER), and smooth endoplasmic reticulum
(SER). The endoplasmic reticulum
is the debut studio album
rock band Green
13, 1990, by Lookout
Records. It was the band's only album
- The smooth snake
(Coronella austriaca) is a species
of non-venomous snake
in the family
Colubridae. The species
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