# aðfella

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## Icelandic[edit]

### Etymology[edit]

From *að-* (“towards”) + *fella* (“something that which falls”), confer *fella* (“to let fall”).

### Noun[edit]

**aðfella** f (*genitive singular* **aðfellu**, *nominative plural* **aðfellur**)

- (mathematics) an asymptote
- a regression

#### Derived terms[edit]

Terms derived from the meaning of asymptote.

- aðfelld hálflína (asymptotic ray)
- aðfelld liðun (asymptotic expansion)
- aðfelldur (asymptotic)
- aðfellu- (asymptotically)
- aðfelluátt (asymptotic direction)
- aðfelluhringur (asymptotic circle)
- aðfellujafn (asymptotically equal)
- aðfelluliðun (asymptotic expansion)
- aðfellunálgun (asymptotic approximation)
- aðfellunormlegur (asymptotically normal)

- aðfelluréttur (asymptotically unbiased)
- aðfelluröð (asymptotic series)
- aðfellusamkvæmni (asymptotic consistency)
- aðfelluskilvirkni (asymptotic efficiency)
- aðfelluskilvirkni (asymptotic efficiency)
- aðfelluskilvirkur (asymptotically efficient)
- aðfellustefna (asymptotic direction)
- aðfellustöðugur (asymptotically stable)
- tvíaðfelldur þríhyrningur (doubly asymptotic triangle)
- þríaðfelldur þríhyrningur (trebly asymptotic triangle)

Terms derived from the meaning of regression.

- aðfellugreining (regression analysis)

- aðfellulína (regression line)
- sjálfvirk aðfella (autoregression)

#### Hyponyms[edit]

- (asymptote):