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by
rp
Sun Feb 22 2004 at 22:39:28
In
mathematics
, including
computing science
, something is
discrete
when it is considered as a structured collection of separate things, and the mathematics describes how they combine.
discrete mathematics
is the study of discrete systems such as
graph
s and
algebra
s; it is also called
combinatorics
a
discrete process
consists of separate steps, that can combine in any order, possibly with repetition and
concurrent
ly;
finite automata
,
Petri net
s,
process algebra
,
pi-calculus
and many other formalisms are used to describe such processes;
a
discrete event system
is another term for the same thing
discreet vs. discrete
discreet
negative binomial distribution
How much wood would a woodchuck chuck if a woodchuck could chuck wood?
Crown Stacker M-series
computational terms
continuous
Adaptive Differential Pulse Code Modulation
Middle finger
AC-3
Lambda calculus
botany
concrete
Radiohead
Multiplication using the Fast Fourier Transform
bit reversal function
fixity of species
firefight
multigrid
NV1
Eretz Israel
Lexical decomposition
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