regression analysis in which the dependent variable is assumed to be linearly related to the independent variable or variables.
noun, Mathematics. 1. . noun 1. (maths) another name for vector space
noun 1. graphic material that consists of lines or areas of pure black and pure white and requires no screening for reproduction. Compare (def 2).
- Linear thinking
noun a process of thought following known cycles or step-by-step progression where a response to a step must be elicited before another step is taken
[lin-ee-er-trak-ing] /ˈlɪn i ərˈtræk ɪŋ/ adjective 1. (of a tone arm) designed to move across a phonograph record in a straight line, instead of an arc, so that as the needle tracks the groove, its orientation remains unchanged.