nonconstant

adjective
non·​con·​stant | \ ˌnän-ˈkän(t)-stənt How to pronounce nonconstant (audio) \

Definition of nonconstant

: not constant nonconstant acceleration especially : having a range that includes more than one value a nonconstant mathematical function

Other Words from nonconstant

nonconstantly adverb

First Known Use of nonconstant

1854, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonconstant.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonconstant. Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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