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- n. The condition of being extensive
- n. The extent to which something is extensive
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See page 10 where the court cites Clifford for the co-extensivity of Section 61 and the 16th Amendment.
Sorokin's next chapter is devoted to an analysis of its five dimensions, namely intensity, extensivity, duration, purity and adequacy to its subjective purpose.
The additivity of entropy S = S1 + S2 assumes extensivity, whereas for systems that interact / exhibit long-range interactions (gravitational field is an example), the notion of entropy has been generalized to describe such non-extensive systems.
Tsallis and others are well-known) lead to non-extensivity, and the presence of an additional term (S = S1