non-degenerate love


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  • adj. Alternative form of nondegenerate.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Not degenerate; in geometry, not consisting of an aggregation of forms of a lower order or class.


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  • This certainly does seem like it would result in a hack, so better punted back to wait for a non-degenerate case.

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  • This distinction in this set turn on whether the particular instance of the sign relation is “degenerate” or “non-degenerate.”

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  • Either an obtaining of the sign relation is non-degenerate, in which case it falls into one class; or it is degenerate in various possible ways (depending on which of the conjuncts are omitted and which retained), in which cases it falls into various other classes.

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  • If we assume that the measurement process conserves Q, and the representation of Q is non-degenerate in H (M) then the Schrödinger equation entails that at time t², when the first stage of the measurement terminates, the state of S+M is

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  • The problem with all these arts in their non-degenerate form is that there was a coexistence of scientific and supersticious approaches.

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  • This feature is useful for example to visualize the circular movement of atoms along degenerate normal modes (presently the different frequencies of non-degenerate modes are not taken into account).

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  • The price changes can also lead some investors to leave the markets and give rise to non-degenerate forms of participation turnover.

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  • I also have a strong preference for the O’Neill way of calling products w.r.t. a non-definite non-degenerate symmetric bilinear form a “scalar product”, to distinguish it from the “inner product” which I feel must be positive definite.

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