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Definition of Smoother

Smoother
Smoother Smooth"er, n. One who, or that which, smooths.
Smoother
Smooth 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. --Dryden. 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 like. Syn: Even; plain; level; flat; polished; glossy; sleek; soft; bland; mild; soothing; voluble; flattering; adulatory; deceptive.

Meaning of Smoother from wikipedia

- Smoother may refer to: Kernel smoother, a statistical technique Smoother (band), a Canadian rock band Smoother (Transmission) [ja], a robotized manual...
- observed values, the smoothing operation is known as a linear smoother; the matrix representing the transformation is known as a smoother matrix or hat matrix...
- must have C1 continuity—for the object to have finite acceleration. For smoother motion, such as that of a camera's path while making a film, higher orders...
- known precisely. This smoother is a time-varying state-space generalization of the optimal non-causal Wiener filter. The smoother calculations are done...
- Island (Tasmania) All pages with titles beginning with Smooth All pages with titles containing Smooth Smoother (disambiguation) Smoothing (disambiguation)...
- Smoother was a Canadian rock band from Hamilton, Ontario, headed by lead vocalist, guitarist, and songwriter Andrew Franey. Members included Beau Cook...
- CS1 maint: ref=harv (link) Friedman, Jerome H. (1984). "A Variable Span Smoother" (PDF). Laboratory for Com****tional Statistics. LCS Technical Report 5...
- A kernel smoother is a statistical technique to estimate a real valued function f : R p → R {\displaystyle f:\mathbb {R} ^{p}\to \mathbb {R} } as the weighted...
- In statistics, several scatterplot smoothing methods are available to fit a function through the points of a scatterplot to best represent the relationship...
- Smooth jazz is a genre of commercially oriented crossover jazz that became dominant in the 1980s and early 1990s. Smooth jazz is a commercially oriented...
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