Definition of iteration
1 : the action or a process of iterating or repeating: such asa : a procedure in which repetition of a sequence of operations yields results successively closer to a desired resultb : the repetition of a sequence of computer instructions a specified number of times or until a condition is met — compare recursion
2 : one execution of a sequence of operations or instructions in an iteration
Examples of iteration in a Sentence
your constant iteration of the same piddling complaints is wearing thin
Recent Examples of iteration from the Web
The Cohns continue to invest in downtown La Mesa, recently opening the latest iteration of its video/pinball/game and brew concept, Coin Haus, right behind Bo-Beau.
César Domboy will pick up the role from Romann Berrux as an older iteration of the character later in the season.
Morgan Freeman has narrated the most recent iteration since 2009, while J.D. Hall (2001-2009), Maya Angelou (1993-2001), and Lawrence Dobkin (1971-1973) filled the role before him.
The creator instigated a number of rules that have been followed for every single iteration of Star Trek that has come since.
The clean cut of Step Brothers, for instance, gets rid of 23 instances of violence, 152 uses of foul language, and 91 iterations of sexual content.
As for now, the Lowe's exoskeleton prototypeis rather elementary, and designed to test the baseline functionality of the suit -- but future iterations will likely be more sophisticated.
This year’s iteration of the PC Gaming Show will take place on Monday, June 12 at 10 a.m. Pacific.
The MSC iteration is a smart watch that also has geo-location (parents can see where there kids are at all times, for instance) and is attached to an app available for passengers and crew on mobile devices and stateroom TVs.
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