monotonicity


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monotonicity

(ˌmɒnəʊtɒˈnɪsɪtɪ)
n
1. (Mathematics) maths a monotonic condition
2. (Phonetics & Phonology) the condition of being unchanging or unvarying in tone
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This ordering as well as the monotonicity condition may be dropped as is mentioned in Remark 8 below.
Each unit features guaranteed monotonicity and is 100 percent tested for performance across one of three specified temperature ranges: 0 to +70[degrees]C, -40 to +100[degrees]C, and -55 to +125[degrees]C.
They begin by dealing with generalized convexity and generalized monotonicity, then turn to variational inequalities and optimization problems in both smooth and non-smooth settings.
and studied its monotonicity and deduces some inequalities involving means, where f is a homogeneous function for a and b.
(4) Monotonicity: If x [less than or equal to] x' and y [less than or equal to] y', then M (x, y) [less than or equal to] M (x', y'),
Even though the written form was based on an older pronunciation, and therefore hid the phonemic difference between the corresponding vowels, these consonances might already have functioned as a desirable diversification of the monotonicity of identical monosyllabic rhyme endings.
The tool directly accesses route-measurement attributes to produce a table for each route showing the monotonicity (trends in measure values over the length of the curve), minimum measure value, and maximum measure value as shown in Table 5.
The last inequality together with (28) and the monotonicity of z(t) implies
(Monotonicity) If [[OMEGA].sub.1] [subset] [[OMEGA].sub.2],then h([[OMEGA].sub.1])[less than or equal to]h([[OMEGA].sub.2]).
Proof: By monotonicity we may assume p = 1/(11n ln n).
The Monotonicity of 'No' and the No-Proposition View, BRADLEY ARMOUR-GARB
Next, this information is used to initialize a novel EIT reconstruction process based on the monotonicity principle [24].