invariant

adjective
in·​vari·​ant | \ (ˌ)in-ˈver-ē-ənt How to pronounce invariant (audio) \

Definition of invariant

: constant, unchanging specifically : unchanged by specified mathematical or physical operations or transformations invariant factor

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Other Words from invariant

invariant noun

Examples of invariant in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The new work also raises hopes that mathematicians might be closing in on an even more ambitious result: proving that these physical models are conformally invariant. Quanta Magazine, 8 July 2021 The new work also raises hopes that mathematicians might be closing in on an even more ambitious result: proving that these physical models are conformally invariant. Quanta Magazine, 8 July 2021 The new work also raises hopes that mathematicians might be closing in on an even more ambitious result: proving that these physical models are conformally invariant. Quanta Magazine, 8 July 2021 The new work also raises hopes that mathematicians might be closing in on an even more ambitious result: proving that these physical models are conformally invariant. Quanta Magazine, 8 July 2021 The new work also raises hopes that mathematicians might be closing in on an even more ambitious result: proving that these physical models are conformally invariant. Quanta Magazine, 8 July 2021 The new work also raises hopes that mathematicians might be closing in on an even more ambitious result: proving that these physical models are conformally invariant. Quanta Magazine, 8 July 2021 The new work also raises hopes that mathematicians might be closing in on an even more ambitious result: proving that these physical models are conformally invariant. Allison Whitten, Wired, 11 July 2021 There is no obvious reason why this particular bundle is either optimal or invariant. David G.w. Birch, Forbes, 28 June 2021

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First Known Use of invariant

1874, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of invariant was in 1874

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17 Oct 2021

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“Invariant.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/invariant. Accessed 28 Oct. 2021.

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