normal form


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normal form

[′nȯr·məl ′fȯrm]
(computer science)
The form of a floating-point number whose mantissa lies between 0.1 and 1.0.

normal form

(reduction)
In reduction systems, the state of a term which contains no reducible expressions. Variants include head normal form, weak head normal form.

normal form

(database)
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1) has a degenerate positive equilibrium, by means of the normal form theory of FDEs developed by Faria and Magalhaes [4], the normal form of system (1.
Included is the zero normal form (0NF), a device this author uses to help explain the milieu to students.
In a reversal from his normal form, Heatseeker battled Surf Cat for the lead through slow fractions of :24.
It was good to see Alonso return to something like his normal form and Fernando Torres settling in well with two well taken goals - without Steve Gerrard and Jamie Carragher, too.
Of course, nothing speaks against the normal form mrh being written with a sign to be read mr.
Such multireligious prayer cannot be the normal form of religious life, but can only exist as a sign in unusual situations in which, as it were, a common cry for help rises up, stirring the hearts of men, to stir also the heart of God.
The normal form is for the airline to raise capital through major investors and then go for a listing when up and running.
The books can be bought in two forms: The first bound in normal form with cover art by Cliff Nielsen, while the second comes with illustrated pages drawn by Pauline Baynes.
The road has become so congested that it's sometimes quicker to walk than to use my normal form of transport - a bike.
Claus Jorgensen was nowhere near his normal form and looked far too timid at times, while debutant Lloyd Dyer - on loan from West Brom - had a debut so ineffective that he will want to forget it in a hurry.
Flying NORDO was no different than flying normal form.
Yet David Beckham could not find anything like his normal form, perhaps because of a lack of sleep caused by his baby son.