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  • adj. Having a single degree of freedom

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having one degree of freedom or variability.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In mathematics, linearly variant.
  • In physical chemistry, having a variance equal to unity. The variance (V) of a chemical system is expressed by the equation V = c + 2 — φ, where c is the number of independent components and φ is the number of phases in which the system may exist.


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