Absolute Term

absolute term

[′ab·sə‚lüt ′tərm]
(mathematics)

Absolute Term

 

An absolute, or constant, term in an expression is a term that does not contain a variable. For example, in the equation 3x3 – 4x2 + 5 = 0 the term 5 is an absolute term.

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If absolute term limit for our elective officials are clearly provided in an amendment to the Constitution by a Con-Con elected after June 30, 2016, a new political and progressive culture will benefit our country for generations.
More and more savings will enrich our treasury and the national economy if an absolute term limit of nine years or three elections is provided in the Constitution for: House members, governor, vice governor, mayor, vice-mayor, board members, councilors, and elective barangay officials.
In absolute term it rose by Rs100 billion, but the growth was less than proportionate as the import value of dutiable goods stood at 16.
ISLAMABAD -- Finance Ministry spokesman said Friday that country's foreign exchange reserves continue to maintain a healthy level while there was no increase in external debt liability of the country in absolute terms.
In absolute terms, all expenses this year are increasing from last year.
In absolute terms, non-performing loans (NPLs) of the corporate sector are already the highest among all segments.
In absolute terms, however, Italy came first with e1/436.
39 lakh crore in absolute terms at the end of April- September period.
In absolute terms, we lead the field in the chemical industry with our research and development expenditures," said Andreas Kreimeyer, member of the board of executive directors of BASF SE and research executive director, at the Research Press Conference on the topic "Nanotechnology: Small dimensions--great opportunities" in Ludwigshafen.
9% YoY, but in absolute terms it reached the highest level since December 2011 (or, in other words, the second all-time high).
The business should refrain from using absolute terms like No1 in Pakistan/World, No1 selling brand, 100% pure, Con sumers' No1 Choice and 100% protection etc," they added.