nonlinear

adjective non·lin·e·ar \ ˌnän-ˈli-nē-ər \

Definition of nonlinear

: not linear
  • nonlinear thinking
  • a nonlinear narrative
  • … I was already interested in the nonlinear manner in which ideas and fashions travel through our culture …
  • —Lyall Watson

nonlinearity

play \ˌnän-ˌli-nē-ˈer-ə-tē, -ˈa-rə-\ noun, plural nonlinearities

nonlinearly

adverb

First Known Use of nonlinear

1884


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