self–similarity

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noun self–sim·i·lar·i·ty \-ˌsi-mə-ˈla-rə-tē\

Definition of self–similarity

  1. :  the quality or state of having an appearance that is invariant upon being scaled larger or smaller magnify the fractal and you can see the self–similarity of its edge

self–similar

play \-ˈsi-mə-lər, -ˈsim-lər\ adjective

First Known Use of self–similarity

1967


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