parameterize

verb
pa·​ram·​e·​ter·​ize | \ pə-ˈra-mə-tə-ˌrīz How to pronounce parameterize (audio) , -mə-ˌtrīz \
variants: or parametrize \ pə-​ˈra-​mə-​ˌtrīz How to pronounce parametrize (audio) \
parameterized or parametrized; parameterizing or parametrizing

Definition of parameterize

transitive verb

: to express in terms of parameters

Other Words from parameterize

parameterization \ pə-​ˌra-​mə-​tə-​rə-​ˈzā-​shən How to pronounce parameterization (audio) , -​mə-​trə-​ \ or parametrization \ pə-​ˌra-​mə-​trə-​ˈzā-​shən How to pronounce parametrization (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of parameterize

1935, in the meaning defined above

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“Parameterize.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/parametrization. Accessed 15 December 2019.

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