# asymptotic

### Look at other dictionaries:

• asymptotic β 1670s, see ASYMPTOTE (Cf. asymptote) + IC (Cf. ic). Related: Asymptotical; asymptotically β¦   Etymology dictionary

• asymptotic β asymptotically, adv. /as im tot ik/, adj. Math. 1. of or pertaining to an asymptote. 2. (of a function) approaching a given value as an expression containing a variable tends to infinity. 3. (of two functions) so defined that their ratio… β¦   Universalium

• asymptotic β A line is asymptotic to a curve if the distance between the line and the curve tends to zero as the distance along the curve tends to infinity β¦   Philosophy dictionary

• asymptotic β asβ’ympβ’totβ’ic [[t]ΛΓ¦s ΙͺmΛtΙt Ιͺk[/t]] also as ympβ’totβ²iβ’cal adj. 1) math. of or pertaining to an asymptote 2) math. (of a function) approaching a given value as an expression containing a variable tends to infinity 3) math. coming into… β¦   From formal English to slang

• asymptotic β adjective relating to or of the nature of an asymptote (Freq. 1) an asymptotic function β’ Pertains to noun: βasymptote β’ Derivationally related forms: βasymptote β¦   Useful english dictionary

• asymptotic β adjective see asymptote β¦   New Collegiate Dictionary

• asymptotic β adjective Of, relating to, or being an asymptote; approaching ever nearer, but never crossing. Syn: asymptotical β¦   Wiktionary

• asymptotic β Pertaining to a limiting value, for example of a dependent variable, when the independent variable approaches zero or infinity β¦   Medical dictionary

• asymptotic β adj. pertaining to a straight line which approaches but never intercepts a curve (Mathematics) β¦   English contemporary dictionary

• asymptotic β asΒ·ympΒ·totΒ·ic β¦   English syllables

• Asymptotic theory β is the branch of mathematics which studies properties of asymptotic expansions.The most known result of this field is the prime number theorem:Let pi;( x ) be the number of prime numbers that are smaller than or equal to x .The limit:lim {x… β¦   Wikipedia