singularity

All Noun
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  • If we use some singularity theory then we get much more information.
  • The singularity changes all that, although how is not shown in the text.
  • The model has a singularity at the critical point p = p c believed to be of power-law type.
  • Why should a man notice as a singularity what every man witnesses daily as an experience? Cited from Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, No. 333, July 1843, Vol. 54
  • He is the second person I have known who has made the names of his children an object of singularity. Cited from Thirty Years With The Indian Tribes, by Henry Rowe Schoolcraft
  • But just notice the singularity of it, these things seem really only to happen to me! Cited from The Vicomte de Bragelonne, by Alexandre Dumas
  • Singularity Sky has been the subject of some higher-level literary criticism.
  • Nothing can be said against them but their singularity. Cited from Life, Leter, and Philosophy of Ninon de L'Enclos, Robinson and Overton
  • The singularity of this did not at first strike the young man. Cited from Idolatry, by Julian Hawthorne
  • One note, for its singularity, may be thought worthy of notice in this place. Cited from Dr. Johnson's Works: Life, Poems, and Tales, Volume 1,by Samuel Johnson
  • This process in itself can take years; getting to the point of singularity sphere construction can take even longer.
  • Singularity is Mae's third full-length release and their major label debut.
  • The one singularity is that he should be so rare. Cited from How to Listen to Music, 7th ed., by Henry Edward Krehbiel
  • What a winning singularity must have distinguished his actions! Cited from Female Scripture Biographies, Vol. II,by F. A. Cox
  • For these last values, the singularity is non-physical and can be removed by a change of reference frame.
  • The song was initially performed without an official name, but now has a confirmed title of "Singularity."
  • I think poetry should surprise by a fine excess, and not by singularity. Cited from Plum Pudding, by Christopher Morley
  • It appears as if the very singularity of the dreaded event created a confidence in its not taking place. Cited from Chambers's Edinburgh Journal, Vol. 17 New Series, No. 440, Jun 5, 1852
  • They are numerous, and, by a singularity which has never been explained, are all in the first third of the book. Cited from The Life of Joan of Arc, Vol. 1 and 2 (of 2), by Anatole France
  • What is meant by a singularity can be seen by dropping it on the floor.
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Meaning of singularity

  • noun The quality of being one of a kind
    that singularity distinguished him from all his companions
  • noun Strangeness by virtue of being remarkable or unusual