Dictionary.com
Word
of the
Day
Translate
Games
Everything After Z
Thesaurus.com
Favorites
Dictionary.com
Thesaurus.com
My Account
Log Out
Log In
Try Our Apps
definitions
definitions
synonyms
translations
Follow @dictionarycom
follow Dictionary.com
Words You've Been Using Wrong
Favorite Button
CITE
Translate
Facebook
Share
Twitter
Tweet
Google+
Share
Brouwer fixedpoint theorem
[
brou
er
fikst

point
]
/ˈbraʊ ər ˈfɪkstˈpɔɪnt/
Spell
Syllables
Word Origin
noun
,
Mathematics.
1.
the theorem that for any continuous transformation of a circle into itself, including its boundary, there is at least one point that is mapped to itself.
Origin of
Brouwer fixedpoint theorem
Expand
named after L. E. J.
Brouwer
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
Cite This Source
Discover our greatest slideshows
Six words that can ruin your...
10 Of The Saddest Words (Or...
The Oldest Words In The English...
10 Words That Will Show Your Age
Browse more topics on our blog
What Is the Difference Between Discreet and Discrete?
Learn the correct uses of these two commonly confused homophones.
What Character Was Removed from the Alphabet?
What mistaken pronunciation gave this character its name?
Apostrophes 101
This small mark has two primary uses: to signify possession or omitted letters.
How Do I Get a Word into the Dictionary?
People invent new words all the time, but which ones actually make it?
Word of the Day
Nearby words for brouwer fixedpoint theorem
broughton
broughta
brouhaha
broun
brouwer
brouwer fixedpoint theorem
brow
brow antler
brow presentation
browband
browbeat
Word Value for
Brouwer
0
0
Scrabble
Words With Friends
What does Tis the Season mean?