a function having the property that for any two points in the domain such that one is larger than the other, the image of the larger point is less than the image of the smaller point.
- Strictly for the birds
noun 1. a remark or comment, especially an adverse criticism: The reviewer made several strictures upon the author’s style. 2. an abnormal contraction of any passage or duct of the body. 3. Phonetics. a constriction of airflow in the vocal tract in the production of speech. 4. a restriction. 5. Archaic. the act of enclosing […]
stricturotomy stric·tur·ot·o·my (strĭk’chə-rŏt’ə-mē) n. Surgical opening or division of a stricture.
verb (used without object), strode, stridden [strid-n] /ˈstrɪd n/ (Show IPA), striding. 1. to walk with long steps, as with vigor, haste, impatience, or arrogance. 2. to take a long step: to stride across a puddle. 3. to straddle. verb (used with object), strode, stridden [strid-n] /ˈstrɪd n/ (Show IPA), striding. 4. to walk with […]