lemniscate

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A lemniscate

Etymology[edit]

From Latin lēmniscātus (decorated with ribbons).

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Noun[edit]

lemniscate (plural lemniscates)

  1. The infinity symbol ().
  2. (mathematics) The lemniscate of Bernoulli
  3. (mathematics) Any of a variety of quartic functions producing similar figure-of-eight closed curves.

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(figure-of-eight quartic function:):

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Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

lēmniscāte

  1. vocative masculine singular of lēmniscātus