nonlinear

/ (nɒnˈlɪnɪə) /


adjective
  1. not of, in, along, or relating to a line

  2. denoting digital editing in which edits are saved on computer, rather than videotape, thus enabling further edits to be made

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How to use nonlinear in a sentence

  • However, the frequency distribution of a set of coupled nonlinear oscillators is non-normal (Wiener, 1958).

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  • The new stage corresponds to distributed, non-sequential forms of human activity, nonlinear dependencies.