relative minimum

relative minimum

[′rel·ə·tiv ′min·ə·məm]
(mathematics)
A value of a function at a point x0 which is equal to or less than the values of the function at all points in some neighborhood of x0.
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The pointwise average relative minimum distance from the true MTD curve [C.sub.z,true] to the estimated MTD curve for z = 0, 1 is defined as
Objective: ICARUS proposes a new thermodynamic methodology able to identify the elements and the relative chemical composition allowing a nanocrystalline state to occupy a relative minimum of the Gibbs free energy, which makes the nanostructure reasonably stable against coarsening.
The relative minimum in late summer ([L.sub.s] ~ 344[degrees]) and relative maximum in late fall ([L.sub.s] ~ 57[degrees]) are caused by the deposition and sublimation of C[O.sub.2] onto and from the northern polar cap, respectively.
These intermediate values mark a relative minimum zone in the CIZ surrounded by a continuous gradient (sinuous white dashed lines in Fig.
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Although he has attempted to keep jargon and complex details to a relative minimum, non-scientific readers may still find portions of the book difficult.
Textual description is kept to a relative minimum, with color illustrations and photographs generally serving as the dominant elements of the book.
It is worth noting that there are substantial variations in both the numerator and the denominator of our relative minimum wage variable.
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[theta] corresponding to the relative minimum D is taken as the water content at the evaporation front by Menenti (1984).

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