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discrete

[dis-krēt´]
made up of separated parts; characterized by lesions that do not become blended.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

dis·crete

(dis-krēt'), Do not confuse this word with discreet.
Separate; distinct; not joined to or incorporated with another; denoting especially certain lesions of the skin.
[L. dis- cerno, pp. -cretus, to separate]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

discrete

Confined to a particular area; usually understood to mean well circumscribed.

dis·crete

(dis-krēt')
Separate; distinct; not joined to or incorporated with another; denoting especially certain lesions of the skin.
[L. dis-cerno, pp. -cretus, to separate]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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To simplify (i) it is worthwhile to write first of all equations for uninterrupted, and then for quantum variables by turns for each discrete time [T.sub.i], i = i, ..., N [1].
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Dictionary selection requires selection of a pre-existing dictionaries, e.g., Fourier basis, wavelet basis or modified discrete cosine basis or over-complete dictionary i.e., union of bases.
This problem is still open but it expresses the general idea that the algebraic structure of [C.sub.p](X) could imply better behavior with respect to discrete reflexivity.
The optimum solution of a complex and non-convex MINLP problem with a high number of discrete decisions is in general very difficult to obtain.
When movement is restricted to the chains of a discrete network (for example, roads, pipelines, or aircraft flight corridors), vector-based algorithms, such as Dijkstra's (1959) algorithm and the A* algorithm (Hart, Nilsson, and Raphael 1968) can be used to determine the least-cost path (Huang, Wu, and Zhan 2007).
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We present the discrete circular convolution and its algorithms of calculus.

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