pertaining to or resulting from -ssociation.
tending to -ssociate or unite.
(of an operation on a set of elements) giving an equivalent expression when elements are grouped without change of order, as (a + b) + c = a + (b + c).
having reference to this property:
-ssociative law of multiplication.
certain professors see a chance to benefit from this -ssociative taint.
the professor of hip-hop: adam bradley’s poetic mission nick romeo september 16, 2012
i mean, instead, a mind that is thoughtful, curious, with a discernable pattern of -ssociative thinking and insight.
sarah palin’s a brainiac elaine lafferty october 26, 2008
who is friedman’s source (and, by the -ssociative property, shapiro’s)?
hagel tied to junior league of hezbollah ali gharib february 19, 2013
now it is fair to the farmer to admit that his calling does not lend itself readily to -ssociative action.
the rural life problem of the united states horace curzon plunkett
without this power of -ssociative memory we would not be able to reason.
plain english marian wharton
a further misunderstanding is apt to be caused by kants statement that -ssociative affinity rests upon objective affinity.
a commentary to kant’s ‘critique of pure reason’ norman kemp smith
the sensory and motor mechanism has ripened, but not the -ssociative.
appletons’ popular science monthly, january 1899 various
these are examples of the -ssociative law for multiplication ( 58 (iv)).
encyclopaedia britannica, 11th edition, volume 2, slice 5 various
or would the thoughts be true if they had no -ssociative or impulsive tendencies?
the meaning of truth william james
the matter, therefore, in which -ssociative imagination can be shown is 11.
modern painters volume ii (of v) john ruskin
of, relating to, or causing -ssociation or union
being independent of the grouping of numbers, symbols, or terms within a given set, as in conjunction or in an expression such as (2 × 3) × 4 = 2 × (3 × 4)
referring to this property: the -ssociative laws of arithmetic
1812, from -ssociate (v.) + -ive.
of or relating to the property of an operation, such as addition or multiplication, which states that the grouping of numbers undergoing the operation does not change the result. for example, 3 + (4 + 5) is equal to (3 + 4) + 5. see also commutative, distributive.
- Associative array
-ssociative array programming (or “hash”, “map”, “dictionary”) an array where the indices are not just integers but may be arbitrary strings. awk and its descendants (e.g. perl) have -ssociative arrays which are implemented using hash coding for faster look-up. (2007-10-02)
- Associative cortex
noun (anatomy) the part of the cortex that does not have direct connections to the senses or motor system and is thought to be involved in higher mental processes
- Associative learning
-ssociative learning -ssociative learning n. a learning principle based on the belief that ideas and experiences reinforce one another and can be mentally linked to enhance the learning process.
- Associative memory
-ssociative memory content addressable memory historical examples no wonder that the -ssociative memory has to be most carefully cultivated in golf. the soul of golf percy adolphus vaile without this power of -ssociative memory we would not be able to reason. plain english marian wharton
- Associative neuron
-ssociative neuron -ssociative neuron n. a nerve cell that is within the central nervous system and that links sensory and motor neurons.