Definition of Variables. Meaning of Variables. Synonyms of Variables
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Definition of Variables
VariableVariable Va"ri*a*ble, n.
1. That which is variable; that which varies, or is subject
2. (Math.) A quantity which may increase or decrease; a
quantity which admits of an infinite number of values in
the same expression; a variable quantity; as, in the
equation x^2 - y^2 = R^2, x and y are variables.
(a) A shifting wind, or one that varies in force.
(b) pl. Those parts of the sea where a steady wind is not
expected, especially the parts between the trade-wind
Independent variable (Math.), that one of two or more
variables, connected with each other in any way whatever,
to which changes are supposed to be given at will. Thus,
in the equation x^2 - y^2 = R^2, if arbitrary
changes are supposed to be given to x, then x is the
independent variable, and y is called a function of x.
There may be two or more independent variables in an
equation or problem. Cf. Dependent variable, under
Dependent. VariableVariable Va"ri*a*ble, a. [L. variabilis: cf. F. variable.]
1. Having the capacity of varying or changing; capable of
alternation in any manner; changeable; as, variable winds
or seasons; a variable quantity.
2. Liable to vary; too susceptible of change; mutable;
fickle; unsteady; inconstant; as, the affections of men
are variable; passions are variable.
Lest that thy love prove likewise variable. --Shak.
His heart, I know, how variable and vain! --Milton.
Variable exhaust (Steam Eng.), a blast pipe with an
Variable quantity (Math.), a variable.
Variable stars (Astron.), fixed stars which vary in their
brightness, usually in more or less uniform periods.
Meaning of Variables from wikipedia
- used in many sciences Variable
(research), a logical
set of attributes Dependent
and independent variables
, in statistics Variable
star, a type of star...
- free variable refers
used in a function
that are neither local variables
of that function. The term non-local variable
- sciences, the values
of dependent variables depend
on the values
of independent variables
. The dependent variables represent
- continuous random variable
. Not all continuous random variables
continuous, for example
distribution. Such random variables cannot
- statistics, latent variables
(from Latin: present participle
(“lie hidden”), as opposed
to observable variables
), are variables
that are not directly...
- Conjugate variables
of variables mathematically defined
in such a way that they become Fourier transform
duals, or more generally
(income, output, prices, etc.), but also by qualitative variables
(gender, religion, geographic
region, etc.). A dummy independent variable
- lifetime. In many languages, global variables
static, but in some languages
they are dynamic, while local variables
automatic, but may...
- all global variables
as the global environment
state. In compiled
languages, global variables
are generally static variables
- Pressure, Temperature, and Volume
are all variables
, to test the resultant changes
to any of these variables requires
one to be kept constant...