the property of an infinite series in which the series formed by replacing each term in the original series with its absolute value converges.
the property of a sequence of functions in which the series whose terms are the successive differences of the elements of the sequence exhibits absolute convergence.
the property of an improper integral in which the integral formed by replacing the integrand by its absolute value converges.
the mathematical property by which the sums of the absolute values of the terms in a series converge.
- Absolute configuration
noun (chem) the spatial arrangement of atoms or groups in a chemical compound about an asymmetric atom also called absolute stereochemistry see chirality
- Absolute dating
noun the determination of the age of an object with reference to a specific time scale, such as a fixed calendar or in years before present (bp), based on measurable physical or chemical qualities or -ssociations with written records; also called chronometric dating examples the date of a coin is an absolute date. usage note […]
- Absolute glaucoma
absolute glaucoma absolute glaucoma n. the final stage of blindness in glaucoma. historical examples only such eyes as have high hypertony, for example, in absolute glaucoma, are unaffected during chloroform narcosis. glaucoma various
- Absolute hemianopsia
absolute hemianopsia absolute hemianopsia n. hemianopsia in which the affected half of the visual field is insensitive to all visual stimuli.
- Absolute humidity
the m-ss of water vapor present in a unit volume of moist air. historical examples the absolute humidity as a whole decreases as the temperature falls. encyclopaedia britannica, 11th edition, volume 6, slice 5 various the absolute humidity is low, often less than ten grams per cubic metre. wind and weather alexander mcadie the relative […]