Mathematics. noting a solution of a linear equation in which the value of at least one variable of the equation is not equal to zero.
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How to use nontrivial in a sentence
We can produce infinitely many nontrivial loops on one, and they can wind, double back and wrap around multiple times before ending at their starting point.
By developing new drugs that can clear the buildup of these protein crosslinks, a nontrivial but achievable task, we could make our tissues young again.Cracking the code of biological aging could solve America’s health care crisis | matthewheimer | December 30, 2020 | Fortune
With a polarized environment comes a highly fragmented media landscape, particularly as a nontrivial proportion of the population are now going out of their way to avoid what might be considered “mainstream” media.‘Emotions are so heightened’: Why the election fallout hammers home the need for marketers to act responsibly | Lara O'Reilly | November 9, 2020 | Digiday
For an academic like myself (chair of the Man Booker judges in 2005), the amount is nontrivial.