nondeterminism

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
Wikipedia has articles on:

Wikipedia

See also: non-determinism

English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

nondeterminism (plural nondeterminisms)

  1. (computing) Dependence on factors other than initial state and input.
    Moving from a single-processor to a multi-processor system often exposes hidden nondeterminism due to invalid assumptions about scheduling.
  2. (computer science) Being nondeterministic; involving arbitrary choices; necessitating the choice between various indistinguishable possibilities.
    Projection of an automaton almost always results in nondeterminism.

Antonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Translations[edit]