# ordinal

Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to ordinal: Ordinal scale, Ordinal data

## ordinal

(ôr′dn-əl)
1. Being of a specified position in a numbered series: an ordinal rank of seventh.
2. Of or relating to a taxonomic order.
n.
An ordinal number.
References in periodicals archive ?
Indeed, in our method we utilize a local feature analysis technique, namely, Gabor Ordinal Measures (GOM) for the representation of face features ,which inherits the advantages of combining differences of Gabor features with forcefulness of some types of ordinal wavelets, as an auspicious answer to reduce intra-person similarities as well as maximize dissimilarity between persons.
The idea of the proof is to construct a transfinite orbit ([x.sub.[alpha]]).sub.[alpha][member of][OMEGA]], where [OMEGA] is the first uncountable ordinal satisfying, for each [alpha] [member of] [OMEGA],
Nuestro segundo argumento se basara no en la capacidad para generar ordinales (la capacidad para generar nombres para ordinales pautadamente desde 0) sino en la capacidad para definir ordinales e intentara mostrar que, para cada algoritmo dado, la inteligencia matematica humana es capaz de definir un ordinal que el algoritmo no es capaz de definir.
WHY DO RESEARCHERS USE PARAMETRIC ANALYSES ON ORDINAL DATA?
What is still an open question in the literature above is a comparison of ordinal to cardinal tournaments.
Interval-level measuring gives additionally to prior level (that ordinal) also information about the distance between scale values and it is characterized by the existence of equal intervals.
What are the lowest and highest digits and cardinal and ordinal numbers in alphanumeric value (scoring each letter as its alphabetical position, eg, Z=26)?
The first idea is ordinal comparison; that is, "order" is easier to ascertain than "value." The second idea is goal softening.
?El spiritus Ecclesiae, que Leon XIII echa de menos en el Ordinal anglicano, es equivalente a la intentio faciendi quod facit Ecclesiae?
The paper presents a brief theoretical justification of the method of analysis, e.g., ordinal logit regression, two major link functions are considered (logit and cloglog links).

Site: Follow: Share:
Open / Close