Origin of linear extrapolation
Words nearby linear extrapolation
How to use linear extrapolation in a sentence
Lepore has a different, though still linear, metaphor for the history of feminism: “a river, wending.”Wonder Woman’s Creation Story Is Wilder Than You Could Ever Imagine|Tom Arnold-Forster|November 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He is known to be difficult, because of his love of the Latinate, and his non-linear, digressive, even symphonic, narrative style.Nigeria’s Larger-Than-Life Nobel Laureate Chronicles a Fascinating Life|Chimamanda Adichie|August 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But the reasoning only made sense if the tumor grew in a linear, predictable way.
In his own words it was “the linear equivalent of the sensation of flight.”
I call them Hyperserials: shows with a purer, more intense focus on one linear, series-long plotline.Mad Men’s Dramatic Déjà Vu: ‘Time Zones’ Feels Redundant|Andrew Romano|April 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The child now aims at constructing a particular linear representation, that of a man, a horse, or what not.
Curious differences appear in respect of the completeness of this linear noting or enumerating of features.
This habit of scribble may persist after a child attempts a linear description of the parts of an object.
Now the series treated of in the text agrees with this linear progression in nothing whatever but in being a progression.A System of Logic: Ratiocinative and Inductive|John Stuart Mill
She says 'fifteen hundred feet'; the law says she ought t' read 'fifteen hundred linear feet.'Blazed Trail Stories|Stewart Edward White