Indeterminate series

(Math.) a series whose terms proceed by the powers of an indeterminate quantity, sometimes also with indeterminate exponents, or indeterminate coefficients.

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On the other hand, the text of Plato, in particular the Timaeus, with the discussion of khora and with the dramatic context of an indeterminate series of stories, itself unsettles "metaphysical oppositions," offers a nontheological intimation of a nonarticulable "space" for articulation, and suggests the untenability of a notion of history as unidirectional, necessary, or having an end.