- not finite.
- (of a set) having elements that can be put into one-to-one correspondence with a subset that is not the given set.
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The technique effectively helps mathematicians solve problems — some with infinite possibilities — by turning them into discrete, finite problems.Computer Scientists Attempt to Corner the Collatz Conjecture|Kevin Hartnett|August 26, 2020|Quanta Magazine
No one expects perfection, but the key to improving a calculation’s precision is getting further along in the infinite line of events.The Mathematical Structure of Particle Collisions Comes Into View|Charlie Wood|August 20, 2020|Quanta Magazine
If we lived in a truly endless and unchanging universe then we might expect there to be galaxies of stars in every single direction we looked, all stacked up in infinite progression so that there would be no place without visible light.The Universe Has Made Almost All the Stars It Will Ever Make - Issue 89: The Dark Side|Caleb Scharf|August 19, 2020|Nautilus
If you go back in time you reach a point where the curvature of the universe is infinite.
As a consequence, inflation can’t help but produce a multiverse — a technicolor existence with an infinite variety of pocket universes, one of which we call home.
He asked the first local he could find if he had arrived on an island, and was assured that he had, but that it was infinite.
He was informed indeed he had, however the island was infinite.
It is the principle of infinite compossibility—the idea that no two things must rule each other out.
Teasers to Reverse Flash and Crisis on Infinite Earths will appease geeky fanboys.‘The Flash’ Review: Teen Angst Gets a Comic Book Quickie|Sujay Kumar|October 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“When I looked at it, it seemed unquenchable and endless and infinite,” he remembers.
Infinite—this word is by no means the expression of a clear idea: it is merely the expression of an effort to attain one.
There is no man who has never done a single good act, so every man deserves an infinite reward.My Path to Atheism|Annie Besant
It is generally a gross approximation of the conception of the Infinite Being to the likeness of man.An Essay on the Evils of Popular Ignorance|John Foster
He obeyed, settling her among the pillows with infinite tenderness.A Man's Hearth|Eleanor M. Ingram
That she does not wait to comprehend the Infinite before she can love.Folly as It Flies|Fanny Fern
British Dictionary definitions for infinite
- having no limits or boundaries in time, space, extent, or magnitude
- (as noun; preceded by the)the infinite
- having an unlimited number of digits, factors, terms, members, etcan infinite series
- (of a set) able to be put in a one-to-one correspondence with part of itself
- (of an integral) having infinity as one or both limits of integrationCompare finite (def. 2)