convolve

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin convolvere, present active infinitive of convolvō (roll together), from con (together) + volvō (roll); see voluble, volute, and compare involve, evolve, revolve.

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  • IPA(key): kənˈvɒlv
  • Hyphenation: con‧volve

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convolve (third-person singular simple present convolves, present participle convolving, simple past and past participle convolved)

  1. (transitive) To roll together, or one part on another
  2. (mathematics) To form the convolution of something with something else
  3. (computing) To compute the convolution function

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convolve

  1. third-person singular present indicative of convolvere

Latin[edit]

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convolve

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of convolvō