absolute constant

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈæb.səˌlut ˈkɑn.stn̩t/, /ˌæb.səˈljut ˈkɑn.stn̩t/

Noun[edit]

absolute constant (plural absolute constants)

  1. (mathematics) A constant that maintains the same value wherever it occurs; such as π.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Philip Babcock Gove (editor), Webster's Third International Dictionary of the English Language, Unabridged (G. & C. Merriam Co., 1976 [1909], ISBN 0-87779-101-5), page 7