Having only a multiplicative factor. If f(x) is a linear function, then f(a+b) = f(a) + f(b) and c f(x) = f(cx) must both be true for all values of a, b, c, and x. Most things in nature are nonlinear.

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*adj]* - of a leaf shape 2. [adj] - measured lengthwise 3. [adj] - (mathematics) directly proportional 4. [adj] - of or in or along or relating to a line

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The condition of obtaining a change at the output of the device which is proportional to the change occurring at the input.

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A device where the output is a direct multiple of the input.

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Slender, elongated, sides parallel.

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Long and narrow, with nearly parallel sides.

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**Lin'e·ar** (-e*ẽr)

* adjective* [ Latin

* linearis* ,

* linearius* , from

* linea* line: confer French

* linéaire* . See 3d

__ Line__ .]

** 1.** Of or pertaining to a line; consisting of lines; in a straight direction; lineal.

** 2.** * (Botany)* Like a line; narrow; ...

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Pertaining to or resembling a line. ... Origin: L. Linearis ... (18 Nov 1997) ...

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elongate *adjective* of a leaf shape; long and narrow

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*adjective* of or in or along or relating to a line; involving a single dimension; `a linear measurement`

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• (a.) Of or pertaining to a line; consisting of lines; in a straight direction; lineal. • (a.) Like a line; narrow; of the same breadth throughout, except at the extremities; as, a linear leaf.

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(L. linearis) pertaining to or resembling a line.

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very narrow, with parallel margins.

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qualifies a circuit element or a circuit for which the integral quantities are linearly related NOTE 1 - A relation y = F(x) between two quantities x and y, where F is an operator, is linear if F(a x

_{1}+ ? x

_{2}) = a F(x

_{1}) + ? F(x

_{2}) where a and ? are real or c...

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pertaining to an operating characteristic, a device, an electrical network or a transmission medium satisfying the superposition principle according to which, within a specified working range: - at a specified output port, the signal resulting from an arbitrary input signal applied to a given port is such that, when the input signal is increased by...

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*(Lincoln Near Earth Asteroid Research program)* A program run by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Lincoln Laboratory and funded by the US Air Force and NASA, the goal of which is to demonstrate the application of technology originally developed for the surveillance of Ea...

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Having only a multiplicative factor. If f(x) is a linear function, then f(a+b) = f(a) + f(b) and c f(x) = f(cx) must both be true for all values of a, b, c, and x.

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Type: Term Pronunciation: lin′ē-ăr Definitions: 1. Pertaining to or resembling a line. 2. Denoting any concept or structure that connects two points directly.

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Long, narrow, and parallel-sided. Growing in one plane on a stem, like feathers.

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Lesions distributed along or resembling a line.

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long and narrow with sides that are parallel or nearly so

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*[group]* Linear was a Latin freestyle-pop trio from Miami, Florida. The lineup consisted of vocalist and main songwriter Charlie Pennachio, Ecuadorian guitarist Wyatt Pauley and conga player Joey Restivo. In 1990, the band had a hit with the gold single, `Sending All My Love`, which was released on Atlantic Records and reached number 5 on th...

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very narrow in relation to its length, with the sides mostly parallel. See Leaf shape.

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Long, flat and narrow with parallel sides.

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Elongated and uniform in width throughout.

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