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unary

(programming)
(or "monadic") A description of a function or operator which takes one argument, e.g. the unary minus operator which negates its argument. The term is part of the same sequence as nullary and binary.

unary

(data, humour)
Base one. A number base with only one digit, namely zero, and which can therefore only be used to express the number zero. Attempting to add one to zero results in an infinite sequence of carries. Numbers in unary notation can be represented particularly efficiently however since each digit requires no storage.

unary

Meaning one; a single entity or operation, or an expression that requires only one operand.
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The simplest code for this situation is the unary code.
On the other hand, the closer to the edge the current pixel is, the more important the feature data (intensity), such as unary potential, is.
A Describe Classifier ([beta][mu]) is a unary operator that takes the resulting relation of the operators Mate, Entro and Gain as input, and returns a new relation with the attribute values that will form the different nodes of the decision tree.
1 : Q [right arrow] Q is an unary operation in Q, d [member of] Q.
[??] [P.sub.n]([X.sub.n]) where : (1) [P.sub.i] are unary predicates (concepts of [[DELTA].sub.T]), binary predicates (roles or attributes of ) or ordinary predicates (predicates defined in [[DELTA].sub.R]), (2) the variables of [bar.Y] are called "distinguished variables" and represent the variables for which the user search the instances when the query is formulated and (3) the variables present in [X.sub.1] [universal] ...
I also assume a special unary predicate, PosSf to denote the action precondition.
Nilsson, "A methodology for parabolic synthesis of unary functions for hardware implementation", in Proc.
In the above-mentioned algorithms, a common property is that all label variables are predicted either using unary potentials such as FCN or using pairwise potentials such as methods based on CRF.
On the other hand, the same particles are assumed as usual: (A) subject to instantaneous (unary, binary, and multiple) elastic collisions which leave unchanged the particles angular momenta and (B) immersed in a stationary bounded domain [OMEGA] of the Euclidean space [R.sup.3] with finite canonical measure;
Namely, each candidate d [member of] D and body-part class c [member of] C have a corresponding unary score, and based on these unary scores, the system associates cost or reward [[partial derivative].sub.dc] [member of] R to all feasible solutions for pose estimation.
In terms of graph-set analysis [19,26] the descriptor is [S.sub.1.sup.1] (6) on the unary level.
In [9],conditional random fields (CRFs) were adopted in order to consider binary (relational) features as well as unary features.