[frak-tuh-buh l] /ˈfræk tə bəl/
noun, Architecture. (on a gable wall)
a coping concealing the slopes of the roof, especially one having an ornamental silhouette.
- Four wide ones
noun phrase A base on balls; a walk, esp an intentional pass (1970s+ Baseball)
[fawr-hwee-ling, -wee-, fohr-] /ˈfɔrˈʰwi lɪŋ, -ˈwi-, ˈfoʊr-/ noun, Informal. 1. traveling in a vehicle using .
- Fractal dimension
mathematics A common type of fractal dimension is the Hausdorff-Besicovich Dimension, but there are several different ways of computing fractal dimension. Fractal dimension can be calculated by taking the limit of the quotient of the log change in object size and the log change in measurement scale, as the measurement scale approaches zero. The differences […]
- Fractal compression
algorithm A technique for encoding images using fractals. Yuval Fisher’s fractal image compression site (http://inls.ucsd.edu/y/Fractals/). [Summary?] (1998-03-27)