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tr.v. lin·e·ar·ized, lin·e·ar·iz·ing, lin·e·ar·iz·es
To put or project in linear form.

lin′e·ar·i·za′tion (-ər-ĭ-zā′shən) n.
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(ˌlɪnɪəraɪˈzeɪʃən) or


(Mathematics) a mathematical process of finding the linear approximation of inputs and corresponding outputs
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Local linearization is a useful method for modeling and prediction in this situation, and the choice of the dimension of the regression model is also an important issue.
The research on differential geometry control method overcomes the limits from local linearization and small range of motion and achieves large range of analysis and integration for dynamic system control [7].