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alternate case: motivation

Wikipedia community (2,726 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article

the motivations of volunteers in general to the motivations of people who contribute to Wikipedia. Nov carried out a survey using the six motivations of
Cover letter (471 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A cover letter, covering letter, motivation letter, motivational letter or a letter of motivation is a letter of introduction attached to or accompanying
David McClelland (1,957 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
– March 27, 1998) was an American psychologist, noted for his work on motivation Need Theory. He published a number of works between the 1950s and the
Internalism and externalism (3,966 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
various subjects in several areas of philosophy. These include human motivation, knowledge, justification, meaning, and truth. The distinction arises
Praise (4,243 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
views of the effects of praise on motivation exist. In one camp, praise is thought to decrease intrinsic motivation by increasing the presence of external
Divine command theory (4,080 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
viewpoint, and Linda Trinkaus Zagzebski's divine motivation theory proposes that God's motivations, rather than commands, are the source of morality
Skill (760 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
general skills would include time management, teamwork and leadership, self-motivation and others, whereas domain-specific skills would be used only for a certain
Travel (1,333 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Travel is the movement of people between distant geographical locations. Travel can be done by foot, bicycle, automobile, train, boat, bus, airplane, ship
Adventure (899 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
An adventure is an exciting experience that is typically a bold, sometimes risky, undertaking. Adventures may be activities with some potential for physical
Lapsus (711 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lacan would thoroughly endorse the Freudian interpretation of unconscious motivation in the slip, arguing that “in the lapsus it is...clear that every unsuccessful
LoLa Monroe (640 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bitch's World. Her second mixtape, The Lola Monroe Chronicles: The Art of Motivation, was issued in October. She also released her collaboration mixtape Untouchables
Motto (817 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
'mutter', by way of Italian motto, 'word', 'sentence') is the general motivation or intention of an individual, family, social group or organization. Mottos
Noncommutative geometry (1,940 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
possibly carried by the noncommutative algebra of functions. The main motivation is to extend the commutative duality between spaces and functions to the
Lethargy (146 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
fatigue, or lack of energy. It can be accompanied by depression, decreased motivation, or apathy. Lethargy can be a normal response to inadequate sleep, overexertion
Instructional design (7,067 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
April 1, 2012. Brad Bell. "Intrinsic Motivation and Extrinsic Motivation with Examples of Each Types of Motivation". Blue Fox Communications. Archived
Aryan Brotherhood (3,043 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
associates were arrested and warrants were issued for ten more. The initial motivation for the formation of the group in San Quentin in 1964 was self-protection
Bukkake (1,756 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Bukkake (Japanese: ぶっかけ, [bɯkkake] (listen); English: /bʊˈkækeɪ/ buu-KAK-ay) is a sex act in which one participant is ejaculated on by two or more other
Kahoot! (2,774 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
contributed to increased learning, that it was entertaining, and increased the motivation for attending more lectures. From 2006 to 2011, four versions of Lecture
Abraham Maslow (6,333 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Association. "A Theory of Human Motivation" (originally published in Psychological Review, 1943, Vol. 50 #4, pp. 370–396). Motivation and Personality (1st edition:
Anhedonia (5,051 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is a diverse array of deficits in hedonic function, including reduced motivation or ability to experience pleasure. While earlier definitions of anhedonia
Machiavellianism (psychology) (2,459 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
communion. Agency refers to the motivation to succeed and to individuate the self, whereas communion refers to the motivation to merge with others and to
Fusor (astronomy) (299 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Fusor is a proposed term for an astronomical object which is capable of core fusion. The term is a more inclusive term than "star". To help clarify the
Animal sexual behaviour (13,040 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
studies have suggested that dopamine is involved in sexual incentive motivation, oxytocin and melanocortins in sexual attraction, and noradrenaline in
Sawzall (programming language) (582 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Sawzall is a procedural domain-specific programming language, used by Google to process large numbers of individual log records. Sawzall was first described
Logarithmic scale (1,417 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the corresponding ratio of root-power quantities.[citation needed] The motivation behind the concept of logarithmic units is that defining a quantity on
Road running (2,033 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
kind in the world. For many, competing in a local road race can be the motivation needed for individuals to pursue physical activity. In a study done by
Flying monkeys (popular psychology) (1,094 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Flying monkeys is a term used in popular psychology mainly in the context of narcissistic abuse. They are people who act on behalf of a narcissist towards
Inventive step and non-obviousness (7,462 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
surprising approach" altogether and introduced the "teaching, suggestion and motivation" (TSM) test in ACS Hosp. Sys. (1984). The test allowed the rejection of
Good Charlotte (album) (3,437 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
was released as a single, which was followed by a music video for "The Motivation Proclamation". Between March and May 2001, the group went on tour with
The Twilight Zone (2002 TV series) (704 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
vicious creature responsible for the deaths of several civilians. 18 "Mr. Motivation" Deran Sarafian Story by : Steven Aspis Teleplay by : Brent V. Friedman
Transformational leadership (5,223 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Range Leadership Model. Transformational leadership serves to enhance the motivation, morale, and job performance of followers through a variety of mechanisms;
Applied physics (346 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
distinguished from "pure" by a subtle combination of factors, such as the motivation and attitude of researchers and the nature of the relationship to the
Traffic psychology (1,851 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
countermeasures, as well as by guiding desired behaviors through education and the motivation of road users. Behavior is frequently studied in conjunction with crash
Lamrim (2,251 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of Buddhist practitioners into beings of three scopes, based upon the motivation of their religious activity. Disregarded in this division are individuals
Cuteness (2,775 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
make a creature appear "cute" and activate ("release") in others the motivation to care for it. Cuteness may be ascribed to people as well as things that
Why Socialism? (735 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
leads to the "complete enslavement of the individual". Regarding his motivation for publishing the article, Einstein believed Monthly Review would be
Up Close and Personal Tour (Guns N' Roses) (1,088 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
"Knockin' On Heaven's Door" "Nightrain" Encore "Madagascar" "Don't Cry" "Motivation" "Patience" "Paradise City" February 12, 2012 — New York City, New York
Melogold (361 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Melogold or Melogold grapefruit (Citrus grandis Osbeck × C. Paradisi Macf.) is a citrus hybrid similar to the oroblanco; both result from a cross between
Detours (Sheryl Crow album) (984 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Heads" charted #19 and #17, respectively, on the Ukrainian FDR charts. "Motivation" was released as a radio single only and peaked at #14 on the Billboard
Christian terrorism (6,499 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
acts which are committed by groups or individuals who profess Christian motivations or goals. Christian terrorists justify their violent tactics through
Marvin Heemeyer (2,855 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of his shed, Heemeyer recorded a number of audio tapes explaining his motivation for the attack. He mailed these to his brother in South Dakota shortly
Startup U (466 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
 2015 (2015-09-17) 0.06 7 "Not So Fair" September 24, 2015 (2015-09-24) 0.06 8 "Motivation" October 1, 2015 (2015-10-01) 0.07 9 "Prototypes, Partners & Pitches"
Habenular nuclei (1,249 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
many scientists have begun to examine the habenular nuclei's role in motivation and behavior as it relates to an understanding of the physiology of addiction
Dance education (2,663 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
pursuing dance education. Success in dance education is dependent on optimal motivation, growth mindsets, well-developed psychological strength and social skills
Joe job (842 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A joe job is a spamming technique that sends out unsolicited e-mails using spoofed sender data. Early joe jobs aimed at tarnishing the reputation of the
Sports film (437 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
featured, and which depend on sport to a significant degree for their plot motivation or resolution. Despite this, sport is ultimately rarely the central concern
2014 Nobel Peace Prize (427 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The 2014 Nobel Peace Prize was shared, in two equal parts, between Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai "for their struggle against the suppression of
Hotelling's T-squared distribution (2,188 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In statistics Hotelling's T-squared distribution (T2) is a multivariate distribution proportional to the F-distribution and arises importantly as the distribution
Manycore processor (814 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Manycore processors are specialist multi-core processors designed for a high degree of parallel processing, containing numerous simpler, independent processor
Virtual private server (733 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A virtual private server (VPS) is a virtual machine sold as a service by an Internet hosting service. The virtual dedicated server (VDS) also has a similar
Attitude (psychology) (5,996 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
change. If there is not enough motivation, an attitude will not change; if the emotional appeal is overdone, the motivation can be paralyzed thereby preventing
Angling (2,769 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
survey of US fishing club members, completed in 1997, indicated that motivations for recreational angling have shifted from relaxation, an outdoor experience
Integral transform (1,232 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
function K such that K(t, u) = K(u, t). Mathematical notation aside, the motivation behind integral transforms is easy to understand. There are many classes
Cultural psychology (5,525 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
logical reasoning and social values. The evidence that basic cognitive and motivational processes vary across populations has become increasingly difficult to
Exoplanet Data Explorer (207 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ambiguity in radial velocity masses and because of the lack of physical motivation. The 13 Jupiter-mass distinction by the IAU Working Group is physically
Pro bono (1,684 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
bono publico is also used in the United Kingdom to describe the central motivation of large organizations, such as the National Health Service and various
Cluster sampling (1,952 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
this is referred to as a "two-stage" cluster sampling plan. A common motivation for cluster sampling is to reduce the total number of interviews and costs
Isolationism (1,545 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
by keeping the affairs of other countries at a distance. One possible motivation for limiting international involvement is to avoid being drawn into dangerous
Wishful thinking (5,684 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
circuitry, human cognition and emotion, types of bias, procrastination, motivation, optimism, attention and environment. This concept has been examined as
Kirat Karo (270 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
dedication to the work of God, not personal gain, should be one's main motivation. In the Guru Granth Sahib, Guru Nanak Dev ji says: "Those who have meditated
Hexacyclonate (173 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
It has been used for the treatment of alcoholism and for increasing motivation in elderly patients, but is now mainly used for the treatment of hyperlipoproteinaemia
Educational game (2,473 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
need to learn by providing enjoyment, passionate involvement, structure, motivation, ego gratification, adrenaline, creativity, social interaction and emotion
Schrödinger's cat (3,865 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Schrödinger's cat is a thought experiment, sometimes described as a paradox, devised by Austrian physicist Erwin Schrödinger in 1935, during the course
Heuristic (computer science) (1,515 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
In computer science, artificial intelligence, and mathematical optimization, a heuristic (from Greek εὑρίσκω "I find, discover") is a technique designed
Drive theory (1,549 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Spence, had the first interest in this idea of motivation. They knew it was a sense of their motivation, drives, and an explanation of all behavior. After
Amazon Product Advertising API (411 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
allows the operators of that site to earn up to 8.5% in referral fees. The motivation behind the free Product Advertising API is to give partners the opportunity
Hackathon (3,089 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A hackathon (also known as a hack day, hackfest or codefest; a portmanteau of hacking marathon) is a design sprint-like event; often, in which computer
Observational study (1,558 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In fields such as epidemiology, social sciences, psychology and statistics, an observational study draws inferences from a sample to a population where
Conspiracy (785 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
harmful purpose, such as murder or treason, especially with political motivation, while keeping their agreement secret from the public or from other people
Observational study (1,558 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In fields such as epidemiology, social sciences, psychology and statistics, an observational study draws inferences from a sample to a population where
Melanie Klein (2,542 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Routledge; 1 edition 1990, ISBN 0-415-01798-X Transcript of a seminar titled "Motivation: the artist and the psychoanalyst" John Steiner (Information in French) :
Adventure travel (791 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
physically or mentally demanding travel . Adventure tourists may have the motivation to achieve mental states characterized as rush or flow, resulting from
Mangal Pandey (2,344 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
those present to act as spectators, rather than obey orders. The personal motivation behind Mangal Pandey's behaviour remains confused. During the incident
Begriffsschrift (1,305 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
arithmetic, of pure thought." Frege's motivation for developing his formal approach to logic resembled Leibniz's motivation for his calculus ratiocinator (despite
Treaty of Hampton Court (1562) (305 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Treaty of Hampton Court (also known as the Treaty of Richmond) was signed on 22 September 1562 between Queen Elizabeth and Huguenot leader Louis I
In medias res (1,229 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
fact. Since the play is about Hamlet and the revenge more so than the motivation, Shakespeare uses in medias res to bypass superfluous exposition. Works
Informant (2,035 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of possible motivations so that they can properly approach, assess and verify informants' information. Generally, informants' motivations can be broken
Wonderlic test (4,862 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
divided into three different sections: cognitive ability, personality, and motivation. Released in the 1990s, the Wonderlic Personnel Test measures an individual's
Packaging waste (2,040 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sources for the global ocean pollution. Also, individuals who lack the motivation to recycle and instead leave their trash everywhere they went. The current
Distribution (marketing) (2,428 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Distribution (or place) is one of the four elements of the marketing mix. Distribution is the process of making a product or service available for the
Abstract syntax tree (1,358 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In computer science, an abstract syntax tree (AST), or just syntax tree, is a tree representation of the abstract syntactic structure of source code written
Intelligent Input Bus (1,133 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Intelligent Input Bus (IBus, pronounced as I-Bus) is an input method (IM) framework for multilingual input in Unix-like operating-systems. The name
Affine connection (7,445 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
which looks infinitesimally like n-dimensional affine space. The second motivation for affine connections comes from the notion of a covariant derivative
Teacher (6,946 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
students' intrinsic motivation to learn and vitality in the classroom. Controlled, experimental studies exploring intrinsic motivation of college students
MacGuffin (2,335 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is an object, device, or event that is necessary to the plot and the motivation of the characters, but insignificant, unimportant, or irrelevant in itself
Web syndication (1,150 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Web syndication is a form of syndication in which content is made available from one website to other sites. Most commonly, websites are made available
Atticus (philosopher) (176 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
It is not clear whether the polemic had a philosophical or a political motivation. Atticus insisted that Aristotle was an atheist, that he denied the existence
Homeostatic emotion (407 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sensation re-represented in the anterior insula and that sensation's related motivation hosted in the anterior cingulate cortex form a homeostatic emotion. Antonio
Appetite for Democracy (Tour) (592 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
"Estranged" "Better" "Live and Let Die" "This I Love" "Rocket Queen" "Motivation" "Street of Dreams" "You Could Be Mine" "Sweet Child O' Mine" "Another
Data center bridging (1,357 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
more viable transport for storage and server cluster traffic. A primary motivation is the sensitivity of Fibre Channel over Ethernet to frame loss. The higher
Associative algebra (3,426 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In mathematics, an associative algebra is an algebraic structure with compatible operations of addition, multiplication (assumed to be associative), and
Bodhicitta (2,212 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
necessarily involves a motivation to help others to awaken (to find bodhi). A person who has a spontaneous realization or motivation of bodhicitta is called
Debt restructuring (1,374 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Debt restructuring is a process that allows a private or public company or a sovereign entity facing cash flow problems and financial distress to reduce
Game engine recreation (1,008 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
completely different operating systems than originally intended. Another motivation is the ability to fix engine bugs which is often hard or impossible with
UTF-7 (1,588 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
UTF-7 (7-bit Unicode Transformation Format) is a variable-length character encoding for representing Unicode text using a stream of ASCII characters. It
Feminist biology (1,047 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
that science could take. The motivations of advocating feminist biology are diverse. One of the most common motivations is to challenge the gender biases
Crush fetish (1,390 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
States, condemn this practice and consider it extremely disturbing. The motivation for these acts may be the production of a film recording the events, which
Petroleum fiscal regime (1,518 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
regimes can still be categorized based on their common characteristics. Motivation for introducing special taxes on petroleum production is rooted in rent
I Pity the Fool (TV series) (144 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
No. Title Original air date Prod. code 1 "Motivation" October 11, 2006 (2006-10-11) 101 Mr. T is tasked with motivating the employees of a New York car
Forchess (542 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Forchess is a four-player chess variant developed by T. K. Rogers, an American engineer. It uses one standard chessboard and two sets of standard pieces
IEEE 802.11h-2003 (354 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
IEEE 802.11h-2003, or just 802.11h, refers to the amendment added to the IEEE 802.11 standard for Spectrum and Transmit Power Management Extensions. It
Lacey Act of 1900 (1,121 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
non-native species of birds and animals into native ecosystems. Another major motivation for the Lacey Act was the over-hunting of birds for millinery work. For
Community of practice (4,241 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
large overwhelming CoPs, and time constraints (Wasko & Faraj 2000). Motivation to share knowledge is critical to success in communities of practice.
IEEE 802.11h-2003 (354 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
IEEE 802.11h-2003, or just 802.11h, refers to the amendment added to the IEEE 802.11 standard for Spectrum and Transmit Power Management Extensions. It
Community of practice (4,241 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
large overwhelming CoPs, and time constraints (Wasko & Faraj 2000). Motivation to share knowledge is critical to success in communities of practice.
Natural Sciences (Cambridge) (792 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Natural Sciences Tripos (NST) is the framework within which most of the science at the University of Cambridge is taught. The tripos includes a wide
Carol Dweck (2,504 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
interests in motivation, personality, and development. She teaches courses in Personality and Social Development as well as Motivation. Her key contribution
COM Structured Storage (862 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
COM Structured Storage (variously also known as COM structured storage or OLE structured storage) is a technology developed by Microsoft as part of its
Lebanon hostage crisis (6,543 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(April 11) and John McCarthy (April 17th) Motivation: reprisal for the American raid on Libya. Suggested motivation for keeping them: demands for the release
Conjugate transpose (1,404 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In mathematics, the conjugate transpose or Hermitian transpose of an m-by-n matrix A {\displaystyle {\boldsymbol {A}}} with complex entries is the n-by-m
¡Despierta América! (802 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of topics such as immigration, technology, diet, exercise and personal motivation. Among the permanent and occasional contributors of the show are Dr. Mario
Lorna Doone (cookie) (202 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Blackmore's 1869 novel, Lorna Doone, but no record exists as to the exact motivation behind the name. The original cookie recipe came from the Malloys, Emily
Broker pattern (115 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The broker pattern is an architectural pattern that can be used to structure distributed software systems with decoupled components that interact by remote
Causes of sexual violence (6,726 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
executive functioning problems, perception/memory system problems, arousal/motivation system deficits, and problems in the action selection system. The difficulties
Urban Legend (album) (1,374 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the Hot Rap Tracks charts. T.I. created a video for "ASAP"/"Motivation". However, "Motivation" only made it to number 62 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart
Artificial language (591 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Artificial languages are languages of a typically very limited size which emerge either in computer simulations between artificial agents, robot interactions
Motives for the September 11 attacks (3,627 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
killing of Americans in 1998, are seen by investigators as evidence of his motivation. In Osama bin Laden's November 2002 "Letter to America", he explicitly
Combat (480 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Marne to Turkey. Maine, New England 2007. Wong, Leonard. 2006. “Combat Motivation in Today’s Soldiers: U.S. Army War College Strategic Studies Institute
Assassination of Andrei Karlov (2,567 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Andrei Karlov, the Russian Ambassador to Turkey, was assassinated by Mevlüt Mert Altıntaş, an off-duty Turkish police officer, at an art exhibition in
Vincent O'Donoghue (255 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
killings; O’Donoghue's witness statement was later used to deny any sectarian motivation in the killings. He was involved in the administration of the GAA, becoming
Toni del Renzio (441 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the British School a wide range of contacts, editorial organization, motivation and philosophy at a time of wartime hiatus. He was born at Tsarskoe Selo
Market concentration (1,310 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In economics, market concentration is a function of the number of firms and their respective shares of the total production (alternatively, total capacity
Linked Data Notifications (961 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and may be difficult to consume by any third party application. A key motivation for LDN is to support notifications between decentralized Web applications
Topology (4,144 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In mathematics, topology (from the Greek words τόπος, 'place, location', and λόγος, 'study') is concerned with the properties of a geometric object that
Managerial psychology (2,080 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
personality, emotions, training, leadership, effectiveness, needs and motivational forces, job satisfaction, decision-making processes, performance appraisals
Emergent literacies (1,824 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
conventional reading. The basic components of emergent literacy include: Print motivation: Being interested in and enjoying books. Vocabulary: Knowing the names
Random dynamical system (1,831 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In the mathematical field of dynamical systems, a random dynamical system is a dynamical system in which the equations of motion have an element of randomness
Email filtering (618 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Email filtering is the processing of email to organize it according to specified criteria. The term can apply to the intervention of human intelligence
Directed panspermia (4,656 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1979, and Mautner examined in detail in 1995 and 1997 the technology and motivation to secure and expand our organic gene/protein life-form by directed panspermia
ASAP (T.I. song) (281 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
at number 18 on the US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs charts. Its B-Side song "Motivation" peaked at number 62 on the US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart. On June 14
Pivotal response treatment (1,398 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
advocates contend that behavior hinges on "pivotal" behavioral skills—motivation and the ability to respond to multiple cues—and that development of these
Strong pseudoprime (1,231 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A strong pseudoprime is a composite number that passes the Miller–Rabin primality test. All prime numbers pass this test, but a small fraction of composites
Pray 4 Love (614 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Singles from Pray 4 Love "Dark Clouds" Released: November 29, 2019 "Thug Motivation" Released: January 27, 2020 "Thief in the Night" Released: February 28
Breast binding (1,052 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
hormone replacement therapy or breast augmentation surgery, may have motivation to bind their breasts. Transgender men and people with other gender identities
Client (prostitution) (2,166 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
prostitution into a form of anti-feminism. An analysis from 2005 divides the motivation of clients into five broad categories: the fantasy of “dirty whore”, fuelled
Need for achievement (2,310 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
internal drive for action (intrinsic motivation), and the pressure exerted by the expectations of others (extrinsic motivation). Measured with the thematic apperception
Extreme sport (2,689 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Action sports, adventure sports or extreme sports are activities perceived as involving a high degree of risk. These activities often involve speed, height
Ravenloft (module) (3,310 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
who pines for his lost love. Various story elements, including Strahd's motivation and the locations of magical weapons, are randomly determined by drawing
Federal Meat Inspection Act (926 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Federal Meat Inspection Act of 1906 (FMIA) is an American law that makes it a crime to adulterate or misbrand meat and meat products being sold as
Ravenloft (module) (3,310 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
who pines for his lost love. Various story elements, including Strahd's motivation and the locations of magical weapons, are randomly determined by drawing
Nevis (9,911 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Coordinates: 17°09′N 62°35′W / 17.150°N 62.583°W / 17.150; -62.583 Nevis /ˈniːvɪs/ is a small island in the Caribbean Sea that forms part of the inner
Continued fraction (0 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Laplace operator (3,224 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
boundary conditions is equivalent to solving Poisson's equation. Another motivation for the Laplacian appearing in physics is that solutions to Δf = 0 in
Peer-to-peer file sharing (4,440 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
communities, which include interests, user attributes, cost reduction, user motivation and the dimension of the community. Peer communities are formed on the
Ad Astra Decoration (1,257 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
critically unusual situations in the air. Two of the examples which served as motivation, would without doubt have qualified the respective pilots for the award
Pleasure (3,139 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Based upon the incentive salience model of reward – the attractive and motivational property of a stimulus that induces approach behavior and consummatory
Exokernel (1,137 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Exokernel is an operating system kernel developed by the MIT Parallel and Distributed Operating Systems group, and also a class of similar operating systems
Graph isomorphism (1,178 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In graph theory, an isomorphism of graphs G and H is a bijection between the vertex sets of G and H f : V ( G ) → V ( H ) {\displaystyle f\colon V(G)\to
Probability theory (3,453 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Probability theory is the branch of mathematics concerned with probability. Although there are several different probability interpretations, probability
Open set (2,280 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In mathematics, particularly in topology, an open set is an abstract concept generalizing the idea of an open interval in the real line. The simplest example
Pain in fish (9,149 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
learning and making trade-offs between noxious stimulus avoidance and other motivational requirements. If fish feel pain, there are ethical and animal welfare
Georeferencing (839 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Georeferencing means that the internal coordinate system of a map or aerial photo image can be related to a ground system of geographic coordinates. The
New API (646 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
New API (also referred to as NAPI) is an interface to use interrupt mitigation techniques for networking devices in the Linux kernel. Such an approach
Pottawatomie massacre (1,652 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Pottawatomie massacre occurred from May 23rd and continued until May 26th, 1856, with the killings occurring on the night of the 24th and morning of
Consolidation (business) (1,577 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
In business, consolidation or amalgamation is the merger and acquisition of many smaller companies into a few much larger ones. In the context of financial
IPv6 (7,043 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6) is the most recent version of the Internet Protocol (IP), the communications protocol that provides an identification
Conquest (885 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
conquests provided great wealth, power and prestige for the conquerers, a key motivation in the expenditure of resources required to conquer in the first place
Good agricultural practice (1,222 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Good agricultural practice (GAP) is a certification system for agriculture, specifying procedures (and attendant documentation) that must be implemented
NewDES (571 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
NewDES-96. In 2004, Scott posted some comments on sci.crypt reflecting on the motivation behind NewDES's design and what he might have done differently so as to
Quantum probability (887 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Quantum probability was developed in the 1980s as a noncommutative analog of the Kolmogorovian theory of stochastic processes. One of its aims is to clarify
Composite pattern (1,238 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In software engineering, the composite pattern is a partitioning design pattern. The composite pattern describes a group of objects that are treated the
San Francisco Declaration on Research Assessment (805 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is evaluated and how the primary scientific literature is cited. The motivation behind the meeting was the consensus that impact factors for many cell
Genealogy (10,547 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
where and when people lived, but also their lifestyles, biographies, and motivations. This often requires—or leads to—knowledge of antiquated laws, old political
Third Aliyah (628 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Third Aliyah (Hebrew: העלייה השלישית, HaAliyah HaShlishit) refers to the third wave—or aliyah—of modern Zionist immigration to Palestine from Europe
Parallel Lives (1,570 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Plutarch's Lives of the Noble Greeks and Romans, commonly called Parallel Lives or Plutarch's Lives, is a series of 48 biographies of famous men, arranged
One-way traffic (1,744 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
affecting pedestrian safety. Some studies even challenge the original motivation for one-way streets, in that the circuitous routes negate the claimed
Christmas creep (1,523 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
holidays as well, notably Valentine's Day, Easter and Mother's Day. The motivation for holiday creep is for retailers to lengthen their selling interval
De-Stalinization (1,930 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
De-Stalinization (Russian: десталинизация, romanized: destalinizatsiya) consisted of a series of political reforms in the Soviet Union after the death
Linux kernel mailing list (1,101 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Linux Kernel Development As A Model of Open Source Knowledge Creation and Motivation of Software Developers in Open Source Projects, and Recovering Device
Dirty Hit (428 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Providing a platform for two acts that Oborne managed, was the main motivation behind starting the label. Both the 1975 and Benjamin Francis Leftwich
Google Photos (3,240 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
times. Nevertheless, privacy concerns were raised, including Google's motivation for building the service, as well as its relationship to governments and
Depression (mood) (3,787 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
and aversion to activity. It can affect a person's thoughts, behavior, motivation, feelings, and sense of well-being. It may feature sadness, difficulty
On the Pathos of Truth (411 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Nietzsche concerning the motivation of philosophers to seek knowledge as an end in itself. Nietzsche identifies this motivation with pride. On this point
Pipeline (computing) (1,817 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
In computing, a pipeline, also known as a data pipeline, is a set of data processing elements connected in series, where the output of one element is the
Achievement (video games) (1,653 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
World of Warcraft; and Lodestone Profiles for Final Fantasy XIV). The motivation for the player to gain achievements lies in maximizing their own general
Empathy (19,454 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is possible to have mixed motivations for helping. If this is the case, then simultaneous egoistic and altruistic motivations would occur. This would allow
Play Framework (1,048 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Play Framework is an open-source web application framework which follows the model–view–controller (MVC) architectural pattern. It is written in Scala
Instruction pipelining (2,464 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In computer science, instruction pipelining is a technique for implementing instruction-level parallelism within a single processor. Pipelining attempts
PlayStation Portable homebrew (1,484 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
public repository by wololo in March 2012. Hackers have stated that the motivation for unlocking the PSP has nothing to do with piracy, but allowing individuals
XML Events (477 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In computer science and web development, XML Events is a W3C standard for handling events that occur in an XML document. These events are typically caused
Solar power in West Virginia (487 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
power's favorable carbon footprint compared to fossil fuels is a major motivation for expanding renewable energy in the state, especially when compared
Leadership (14,653 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
results; (3) collective unity or team spirit; (4) individual selection and motivation. Public leadership focuses on the 34 behaviors involved in influencing
Earl Nightingale (909 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
author, dealing mostly with the subjects of human character development, motivation, and meaningful existence. He was the voice during the early 1950s of
Sham marriage (1,261 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
civil partners." While referred to as a "sham" or "fake" because of its motivation, the union itself is legally valid if it conforms to the formal legal
Selective exposure theory (6,148 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
model. There are two primary motivations for selective exposure: Accuracy Motivation and Defense Motivation. Accuracy Motivation explains that an individual
Swades (2,487 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Swades (transl. "Motherland") is a 2004 Indian Hindi-language drama film written, produced and directed by Ashutosh Gowariker, based on the true life story
Time–frequency analysis (2,385 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
obtained from the signal via a time–frequency transform. The mathematical motivation for this study is that functions and their transform representation are
LessTif (201 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lesser General Public License (LGPL). The license of Motif was the main motivation for the development of LessTif. The project aimed for full source and
Cologne Pride (202 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and festivals are comparable to carnival celebrations and the political motivation of the event did achieve a lot in equal rights and gay rights. Cologne
Leadership (14,653 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
results; (3) collective unity or team spirit; (4) individual selection and motivation. Public leadership focuses on the 34 behaviors involved in influencing
Employee surveys (644 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
feelings on such areas as working conditions, supervisory impact, and motivation that regular channels of communication may not. Surveys are considered
Manchester Victoria stabbing attack (604 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
On 31 December 2018 at 20:52 GMT, three people were stabbed in a knife attack at Manchester Victoria station. A man and woman in their 50s and a British
Mock object (1,642 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In object-oriented programming, mock objects are simulated objects that mimic the behavior of real objects in controlled ways, most often as part of a
Compassion (6,108 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
involves allowing ourselves to be moved by suffering and experiencing the motivation to help alleviate and prevent it. An act of compassion is defined by its
Steve Hillage (1,942 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
album without Allen, Shamal on only two of the album's six tracks. His motivation to do so was fueled by the success of his solo album Fish Rising, recorded
Paradisec (627 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(Delaman and the Open Language Archives Community). Paradisec's main motivation is to ensure that unique recordings of small languages are themselves
Evolutionary robotics (1,218 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Evolutionary robotics (ER) is a methodology that uses evolutionary computation to develop controllers and/or hardware for autonomous robots. Algorithms
The Killing of John Lennon (288 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Salinger's novel The Catcher in the Rye and the links between this and his motivation for killing Lennon. Jonas Ball as Mark David Chapman Richard Sherman/Tom
Kernel method (1,612 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In machine learning, kernel methods are a class of algorithms for pattern analysis, whose best known member is the support vector machine (SVM). The general
Initialization vector (1,685 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In cryptography, an initialization vector (IV) or starting variable (SV) is a fixed-size input to a cryptographic primitive that is typically required
Prosocial behavior (7,828 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
behavior in the classroom can have a significant impact on a student's motivation for learning and contributions to the classroom and larger community.
Vasopressin (3,553 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
hypothalamus, and may play an important role in social behavior, sexual motivation and pair bonding, and maternal responses to stress. Vasopressin induces
Figure of the Earth (2,597 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Figure of the Earth is a term of art in geodesy that refers to the size and shape used to model Earth. The size and shape it refers to depend on context
Cape Pine Light (448 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Cape Pine Light was built on Cape Pine, Newfoundland by the British architect and engineer Alexander Gordon in 1851. This lighthouse is a prefabricated
Mark Messier Leadership Award (615 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
individual who leads by positive example through on-ice performance, motivation of team members and a dedication to community activities and charitable
Formal specification (1,248 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In computer science, formal specifications are mathematically based techniques whose purpose are to help with the implementation of systems and software
Psychedelic microdosing (1,969 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
conventional citizens, distancing themselves from traditional drug users.  Motivations were similar to those of the previous study; reasons for microdosing
Adapter pattern (1,732 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In software engineering, the adapter pattern is a software design pattern (also known as wrapper, an alternative naming shared with the decorator pattern)
Data transfer object (296 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
transfer object (DTO) is an object that carries data between processes. The motivation for its use is that communication between processes is usually done resorting
Dismemberment (3,516 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
objective of the dismemberer, and defensive dismemberment, in which the motivation is to destroy evidence. In 2019, Michael H. Stone, Gary Brucato and Ann
Yarn bombing (2,129 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Yarn bombing (or yarnbombing) is a type of graffiti or street art that employs colourful displays of knitted or crocheted yarn or fibre rather than paint
Biological basis of love (1,890 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
related to reward and motivation. Ortigue et al. investigated whether unconscious priming by a partner's name could also affect motivation. They found that
Moral psychology (8,868 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
judgment, moral reasoning, moral sensitivity, moral responsibility, moral motivation, moral identity, moral action, moral development, moral diversity, moral
Cameron–Martin theorem (1,239 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In mathematics, the Cameron–Martin theorem or Cameron–Martin formula (named after Robert Horton Cameron and W. T. Martin) is a theorem of measure theory
MiniBooNE (800 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
MiniBooNE is an experiment at Fermilab designed to observe neutrino oscillations (BooNE is an acronym for the Booster Neutrino Experiment). A neutrino
Duke of Northumberland's River (987 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
name Isleworth Mill Stream/River more accurately describes the economic motivation behind construction. The first section draws sluice-drawn water from the
Asociality (2,058 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Asociality refers to the lack of motivation to engage in social interaction, or a preference for solitary activities. Asociality may be associated with
Offside (association football) (3,527 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
been some proposals for automated enforcement of the offside rule. The motivations for offside rules varied at different times, and were not always clearly
Breakthrough Prize in Mathematics (777 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Breakthrough Prize in Mathematics is an annual award of the Breakthrough Prize series announced in 2013. It is funded by Yuri Milner and Mark Zuckerberg
Moral skepticism (1,382 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
morally obligatory will have some (defeasible) motivation to perform that action"). Because motivation internalism is false, however, so too are all moral
Sustainable diet (3,273 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
eating more healthily is also more environmentally sustainable. Motivation and Values Motivation is defined as what individuals choose to do, how intensely
White hat bias (751 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
picking the evidence and publication bias. Allison and Cope explained the motivation behind this bias in terms of "righteous zeal, indignation toward certain
Captain Aardvark (1,317 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Captain "Aarfy" Aardvark is a fictional character in the 1961 novel Catch-22 by Joseph Heller. Aarfy is the plump navigator in Yossarian's B-25, noted
Convergence of accounting standards (2,001 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and that greater priority was now being placed on long-term projects. Motivations for convergence include the belief that it will result in increased comparability
White hat bias (751 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
picking the evidence and publication bias. Allison and Cope explained the motivation behind this bias in terms of "righteous zeal, indignation toward certain
Conspiracy theory (7,811 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
invokes a conspiracy by sinister and powerful groups, often political in motivation, when other explanations are more probable. The term has a pejorative
Management style (2,015 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
policies, priorities, and corporate culture, staff skill levels and motivation, and management structures. In order to be effective, a manager’s style
Detachment of wall paintings (973 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The detachment of wall paintings involves the removal of a wall painting from the structure of which it formed part. Once a common practice, with the move
User-generated content (8,205 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the contributor is less direct. There are various theories behind the motivation for contributing user-generated content, ranging from altruistic, to social
Security engineering (931 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is similar to other systems engineering activities in that its primary motivation is to support the delivery of engineering solutions that satisfy pre-defined
Diwan on the Prince of Emgion (118 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ekelöf. It received the Nordic Council Literature Prize. In the prize motivation, the jury called the work "a cycle of poems, which in the guise of interpretations
Sustainable diet (3,273 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
eating more healthily is also more environmentally sustainable. Motivation and Values Motivation is defined as what individuals choose to do, how intensely
Deutsch–Jozsa algorithm (1,984 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
quantum algorithm and hard for any deterministic classical algorithm. The motivation is to show a black box problem that can be solved efficiently by a quantum
Ecological yield (1,350 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ecological yield is the harvestable population growth of an ecosystem. It is most commonly measured in forestry: sustainable forestry is defined as that
Euler's equations (rigid body dynamics) (1,147 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
In classical mechanics, Euler's rotation equations are a vectorial quasilinear first-order ordinary differential equation describing the rotation of a
Aqion (904 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Aqion is a hydrochemistry software tool. It bridges the gap between scientific software (such like PhreeqC) and the calculation/handling of "simple" water-related
Prix Italia (465 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of human dignity: they fought for it", explained the Unda jury in its motivation. Since 2002, the Unda jury has been changed into the SIGNIS jury. 1955:
The Sellout (novel) (681 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
who grows artisanal marijuana and watermelons. Beatty has stated his motivation for writing the novel was that "[he] was broke". In October 2016, it won
Marburg Colloquy (1,294 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the time attended at the behest of Philip I of Hessen. Philip's primary motivation for this conference was political; he wished to unite the Protestant states
Lynching of Anthony Crawford (2,033 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
participant was ever prosecuted or even charged. In addition to the racist motivations of those who wished to uphold the white status quo over an African American
1923 United Kingdom general election (821 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Rather than trying to bring the Liberals back into government, Asquith's motivation for permitting Labour to enter power was that he hoped they would prove
Time series (4,169 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
set is a cross-sectional data set candidate. There are several types of motivation and data analysis available for time series which are appropriate for
L-plan castle (462 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
more complex shape than the simple blockhouse tower. A more compelling motivation for the L plan was the ability to defend the entrance door by providing
16PF Questionnaire (6,308 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
dynamic motivational traits including the Motivation Analysis Test (MAT), the School Motivation Analysis Test (SMAT), as well as the Children's Motivation Analysis
Crowdsourcing (14,404 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Intrinsic motivations are broken down into two categories: enjoyment-based and community-based motivations. Enjoyment-based motivations refer to motivations related
Barrier function (571 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In constrained optimization, a field of mathematics, a barrier function is a continuous function whose value on a point increases to infinity as the point
Continuous-time random walk (697 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In mathematics, a continuous-time random walk (CTRW) is a generalization of a random walk where the wandering particle waits for a random time between
Evolutionarily stable strategy (2,862 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
An evolutionarily stable strategy (ESS) is a strategy (or set of strategies) which, if adopted by a population in a given environment, is impenetrable
Physical education (3,771 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
physical literacy covers a variety of conditions for a student. Whether its motivation, confidence, physical competence, knowledge and understanding for student
Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojana (904 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
villages which includes social development, cultural development and spread motivation among the people on social mobilization of the village community. The
Genital tattooing (495 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Genital tattooing is the practice of placing permanent marks under the skin of the genitals in the form of tattoos. Though tattoos in general have enjoyed
Parallel algorithm (775 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In computer science, a parallel algorithm, as opposed to a traditional serial algorithm, is an algorithm which can do multiple operations in a given time
Quine's paradox (678 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Quine's paradox is a paradox concerning truth values, stated by Willard Van Orman Quine. It is related to the liar paradox as a problem, and it purports
Biastophilia (490 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
This disorder is understood as a coordination anomaly of the sexual motivation system (SMS), a "courtship disorder" according to Kurt Freund or displacement
Shugo (371 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Minamoto no Yoritomo to aid the capture of Yoshitsune, with the additional motivation of extending the rule of the shogunate government throughout Japan. The
ISO/IEEE 11073 (2,603 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
CEN ISO/IEEE 11073 Health informatics - Medical / health device communication standards enable communication between medical, health care and wellness
X Rendering Extension (374 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The X Rendering Extension (Render or XRender) is an extension to the X11 core protocol to implement image compositing in the X server, to allow an efficient
November 2016 Hillah suicide truck bombing (750 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A suicide bombing occurred in Iraq on 24 November 2016 when a truck bomb exploded at a petrol station in Hillah, some 100 kilometers (62 miles) from southern
Open Sound Control (722 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Open Sound Control (OSC) is a protocol for networking sound synthesizers, computers, and other multimedia devices for purposes such as musical performance
STEP-NC (2,370 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
STEP-NC is a machine tool control language that extends the ISO 10303 STEP standards with the machining model in ISO 14649, adding geometric dimension
Open Sound Control (722 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Open Sound Control (OSC) is a protocol for networking sound synthesizers, computers, and other multimedia devices for purposes such as musical performance
Slavic second palatalization (864 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Slavic second palatalization is a Proto-Slavic sound change that manifested as a regressive palatalization of inherited Balto-Slavic velar consonants
Code refactoring (2,578 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In computer programming and software design, code refactoring is the process of restructuring existing computer code—changing the factoring—without changing
Gameplay (3,002 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
variety of emotions arising from or associated with different elements of motivation, task performance and completion." "Gameplay here is seen as the interactive
Art patronage of Julius II (2,409 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
merely wanted to create grand places in which to live, and that this motivation was much more important than the desire to project political ideas and
Extended real number line (1,974 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In mathematics, the affinely extended real number system is obtained from the real number system ℝ by adding two elements: + ∞ and − ∞ (read as positive
Ethernet crossover cable (951 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
An Ethernet crossover cable is a crossover cable for Ethernet used to connect computing devices together directly. It is most often used to connect two
Server Core (1,231 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mason, a program manager on the Windows Server team, noted that a primary motivation for producing a Server Core variant of Windows Server 2008 was to reduce
Naturalism (theatre) (815 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
behaviour and psychology. The characters should be flesh and blood; their motivations and actions should be grounded in their heredity and environment. The
Land reform (2,937 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the use of land as a patronage resource have been proposed as possible motivations for land reform efforts, such as the extensive redistributive land reforms
STEP-NC (2,370 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
STEP-NC is a machine tool control language that extends the ISO 10303 STEP standards with the machining model in ISO 14649, adding geometric dimension
Motivated reasoning (2,302 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
partial explanations of motivated reasoning but have also introduced motivational or affective processes to further illuminate the mechanisms of the bias
Dose–response relationship (1,507 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The dose–response relationship, or exposure–response relationship, describes the magnitude of the response of an organism, as a function of exposure (or
Črnec (creek) (222 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Like similar names of streams (e.g., Črna and Črni potok), the semantic motivation for the name is a creek that flows through a dark soil (i.e., non-gravel)
Caving (3,358 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Caving – also known as spelunking in the United States and Canada and potholing in the United Kingdom and Ireland – is the recreational pastime of exploring
Module (mathematics) (3,060 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
In mathematics, a module is one of the fundamental algebraic structures used in abstract algebra. A module over a ring is a generalization of the notion
Fitness approximation (528 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In function optimization, fitness approximation is a method for decreasing the number of fitness function evaluations to reach a target solution. It belongs
Semidefinite programming (3,517 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Semidefinite programming (SDP) is a subfield of convex optimization concerned with the optimization of a linear objective function (a user-specified function
Executive Order 8802 (853 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
impeding the war effort and lowering morale. This ethnic factor was a major motivation for Roosevelt. The President's statement that accompanied the Order cited
Lateral communication (1,644 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
because of territoriality, rivalry, specialization, and simple lack of motivation." In addition to these problems and in general, "organizations that traditionally
U.S. state constitutional amendments banning same-sex unions (1,496 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Many U.S. states enacted amendments to their state constitutions which prevented the recognition of some or all types of same-sex unions, but all such
Dafydd James (455 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
started work with ITV and Rte in Ireland. Since 2009 Dafydd has been a motivational speaker, fitness coach and personal trainer. http://www.espnscrum
Characteristic polynomial (2,211 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
fact about the characteristic polynomial was already mentioned in the motivational paragraph: the eigenvalues of A are precisely the roots of pA(t) (this
Language attrition (6,439 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
towards the potentially attriting language or its speech community and motivation to retain the language are other factors which may reduce attrition. These
Abstract Wiener space (2,374 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
whole discussion is that Gaussian integrals of the sort described in the motivation section do have a rigorous mathematical interpretation, but they do not
Amortized analysis (1,045 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
much of a resource, especially time or memory, it takes to execute. The motivation for amortized analysis is that looking at the worst-case run time per
JSON Meta Application Protocol (868 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The JSON Meta Application Protocol (JMAP) is an Internet protocol for handling the submission and access/synchronization of email, developed as an alternative
Tangent vector (1,054 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
For a more general — but much more technical — treatment of tangent vectors, see tangent space. In mathematics, a tangent vector is a vector that is tangent
Robust statistics (5,652 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
regression parameters. One motivation is to produce statistical methods that are not unduly affected by outliers. Another motivation is to provide methods
Reciprocity (network science) (893 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
In network science, reciprocity is a measure of the likelihood of vertices in a directed network to be mutually linked. Like the clustering coefficient
Maya society (4,254 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and moral values. Physical remains of the Maya help piece together the motivation and significance for enduring vast amounts of pain, and using great amounts
PyPy (1,295 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
PyPy is an alternative implementation of the Python programming language to CPython (which is the standard implementation). PyPy often runs faster than
JMulTi (87 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
multivariate time series analysis. It has a Java graphical user interface. The motivation for its designed was to provide the means by which some time-series econometric
Dutch involvement in the Syrian Civil War (1,220 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
This article discusses the Dutch involvement in the Syrian Civil War. The Syrian National Council, a coalition of Syrian opposition groups founded in August
Dark photon (1,347 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
existence by kinematically mixing with the Standard Model photon. Further motivation for the search for dark photons comes from several observed anomalies
Oversampling (1,276 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In signal processing, oversampling is the process of sampling a signal at a sampling frequency significantly higher than the Nyquist rate. Theoretically
2002 Soweto bombings (1,628 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The 2002 Soweto Bombings were a string of terrorist attacks that occurred in Soweto in South Africa's Gauteng province. Eight blasts took place on 30 October
Clone (computing) (1,559 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
In computing, a clone is hardware or software that is designed to function in exactly the same way as another system. A specific subset of clones are remakes
English studies (2,145 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
disciplinary divide between a dominant literature or usage orientation is one motivation for the division of the North American Modern Language Association (MLA)
Patanjali (3,835 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Patañjali (Sanskrit: पतञ्जलि) was a sage in India, thought to be the author of a number of Sanskrit works. The greatest of these are the Yoga Sutras, a
JSON Meta Application Protocol (868 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The JSON Meta Application Protocol (JMAP) is an Internet protocol for handling the submission and access/synchronization of email, developed as an alternative
Advanced heavy-water reactor (1,725 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The advanced heavy-water reactor (AHWR) is the latest Indian design for a next-generation nuclear reactor that burns thorium in its fuel core. It is slated
Rout (1,123 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
cohesion and combat morale (esprit de corps). In the absence of effective motivation and control from their leaders, a unit that has taken heavy casualties
Methodological individualism (623 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
methodological individualism is the principle that subjective individual motivation explains social phenomena, rather than class or group dynamics which are
Offshoring (4,366 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
not be. Lower cost and increased corporate profitability are often the motivation; economists call this labor arbitrage. More recently, offshoring drivers
Silly season (1,318 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In the United Kingdom and in some other places, the silly season is the period lasting for a few summer months typified by the emergence of frivolous news
Pacific Northwest Seismic Network (542 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Pacific Northwest Seismic Network, or PNSN, collects and studies ground motions from about 400 seismometers in the U.S. states of Oregon and Washington
Clone (computing) (1,559 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
In computing, a clone is hardware or software that is designed to function in exactly the same way as another system. A specific subset of clones are remakes
Distributed Concurrent Versions System (625 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Distributed Concurrent Versions System (DCVS) is a distributed revision control system that enables software developers working on locally distributed
Convoy (3,588 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
with a well-ordered unit and intact command structure can be another motivation.[clarification needed] Naval convoys have been in use for centuries, with
Principal value (721 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In complex analysis, the principal values of a multivalued function are the values along one chosen branch of that function, so that it is single-valued
Astro Boy (2004 video game) (401 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Atlas is presented as a robot bent into destroying humankind, though his motivation is not explained. Astro Boy received "mixed or average" reviews upon release
Sexual slur (162 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sex, or sexual orientation in a derogatory or pejorative manner. The motivation for using a sexual slur is often sexism and/or bias against a sexual orientation
Capablanca chess (951 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
always end in draws). This threat of "draw death" for chess was his main motivation for creating a more complex version of the game. The archbishop combines
Cardinal number (3,420 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In mathematics, cardinal numbers, or cardinals for short, are a generalization of the natural numbers used to measure the cardinality (size) of sets. The
Confidence (7,842 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
self-confidence. In 1943, Abraham Maslow in his paper “A Theory of Human Motivation” argued that an individual was only motivated to acquire self-confidence
Kerensky Offensive (1,253 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
fighting for the sake of total victory, thus giving soldiers a less credible motivation to fight. However, Kerensky hoped that an important Russian victory would
Cross entropy (1,751 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In information theory, the cross entropy between two probability distributions p {\displaystyle p} and q {\displaystyle q} over the same underlying set
Implied volatility (1,860 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In financial mathematics, the implied volatility (IV) of an option contract is that value of the volatility of the underlying instrument which, when input
Single UNIX Specification (2,299 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Single UNIX Specification (SUS) is the collective name of a family of standards for computer operating systems, compliance with which is required to
Slavic first palatalization (1,006 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Slavic first palatalization is a Proto-Slavic sound change that manifested as regressive palatalization of inherited Balto-Slavic velar consonants
Fansite (560 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A. M (1999) Sports fan motivation: questionnaire validation, comparisons by sport, and relationship to athletic motivation Journal of Sport Behavior
Sudbury Neutrino Observatory (2,066 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Sudbury Neutrino Observatory (SNO) was a neutrino observatory located 2100 m underground in Vale's Creighton Mine in Sudbury, Ontario, Canada. The
Egg donation (7,065 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
may attract unscrupulous individuals inclined to conceal their true motivations. However, a full psychological evaluation is required by most IVF clinics
Gamification (7,548 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
player's own performance to the performance of others. However, the motivational potential of leaderboards is mixed. Werbach and Hunter regard them as
Pain in crustaceans (7,277 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and making trade-offs between noxious stimulus avoidance; and other motivational requirements. In vertebrates, endogenous opioids are neurochemicals that
Allan Jeans (422 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Football Hall of Fame at its inception in 1996. Jeans was known for his oral motivation skills as a coach and led St Kilda and Hawthorn to a total of four premierships
Universal property (3,232 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Before giving a formal definition of universal properties, we offer some motivation for studying such constructions. The concrete details of a given construction
Gradient (4,453 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In vector calculus, the gradient of a scalar-valued differentiable function f of several variables is the vector field (or vector-valued function) ∇ f
Khozraschyot (326 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
introduced the necessity in accountability and profitability as well as the motivation in thrifty expenditures. The notion was introduced during Lenin's New
Print Wikipedia (674 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lulu.com and are available for printout as paper volumes. Mandiberg's motivation was to answer the question, "How big is it?" For a big data entity, its
Rigged Hilbert space (793 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In mathematics, a rigged Hilbert space (Gelfand triple, nested Hilbert space, equipped Hilbert space) is a construction designed to link the distribution
Roy Baumeister (2,461 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sex differences, self-control, self-esteem, self-defeating behaviors, motivation, aggression, consciousness, and free will. Baumeister earned his A.B.
M-estimator (2,563 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In statistics, M-estimators are a broad class of extremum estimators for which the objective function is a sample average. Both non-linear least squares
STEREO experiment (1,067 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The STEREO experiment (Search for Sterile Reactor Neutrino Oscillations) investigates the possible oscillation of neutrinos from a nuclear reactor into
Jakarta Persistence (1,606 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Jakarta Persistence (JPA; formerly Java Persistence API) is a Jakarta EE application programming interface specification that describes the management
Hacker Manifesto (506 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
expand our horizons and try to keep the world free. When asked about his motivation for writing the article, Blankenship said, I was going through hacking
Period (algebraic geometry) (851 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
In algebraic geometry, a period is a number that can be expressed as an integral of an algebraic function over an algebraic domain. Sums and products of
Ex-gay movement (3,844 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The ex-gay movement consists of people and organizations that encourage people to refrain from entering or pursuing same-sex relationships, to eliminate
Jakarta Persistence (1,606 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Jakarta Persistence (JPA; formerly Java Persistence API) is a Jakarta EE application programming interface specification that describes the management
STEREO experiment (1,067 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The STEREO experiment (Search for Sterile Reactor Neutrino Oscillations) investigates the possible oscillation of neutrinos from a nuclear reactor into
Quotient group (2,707 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A quotient group or factor group is a mathematical group obtained by aggregating similar elements of a larger group using an equivalence relation that
Universal binary (1,462 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The universal binary format is, in Apple parlance, a format for executable files that run natively on either PowerPC or Intel-manufactured IA-32 or Intel
Ex-gay movement (3,844 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The ex-gay movement consists of people and organizations that encourage people to refrain from entering or pursuing same-sex relationships, to eliminate
1998 Stanley Cup Finals (1,331 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1998 Stanley Cup Finals was the championship series of the National Hockey League's (NHL) 1997–98 season, and the culmination of the 1998 Stanley Cup
Typosquatting (1,263 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Typosquatting, also called URL hijacking, a sting site, or a fake URL, is a form of cybersquatting, and possibly brandjacking which relies on mistakes
Buffering the Vampire Slayer (1,157 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Buffering the Vampire Slayer is a spoiler-free, fan-created podcast about Buffy the Vampire Slayer, hosted by Jenny Owen Youngs and Kristin Russo. Each
Dragon kill points (2,049 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Dragon kill points or DKP are a semi-formal score-keeping system (loot system) used by guilds in massively multiplayer online games. Players in these games
Solvable group (2,402 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In mathematics, more specifically in the field of group theory, a solvable group or soluble group is a group that can be constructed from abelian groups
Protest Warrior (978 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Protest Warrior is a conservative political activist group. It was formed in 2003 by Alan Lipton and Kfir Alfia in Austin, Texas. The group is primarily
Exercise and music (935 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
exercising has been found in multiple studies to create an increased sense of motivation, distracting the mind while increasing heart rate. Faster tempo music
Integrative neuroscience (1,929 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Integrative neuroscience is the study of neuroscience that works to unify functional organization data to better understand complex structures and behaviors
Bed Head (410 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
infections if applied to the eyes. This case, along with others, is one motivation to toughen the intellectual property laws in Canada. Starting in 2011
Very long instruction word (2,713 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Very long instruction word (VLIW) refers to instruction set architectures designed to exploit instruction level parallelism (ILP). Whereas conventional
List of U.S. state libraries and archives (260 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
established in each state have long been a catalyst for a great deal of the motivation for public library cooperation. This has been since the founding of the
Submission (2004 film) (1,112 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Submission is a 2004 English-language Dutch short drama film produced and directed by Theo van Gogh, and written by Ayaan Hirsi Ali (a former member of
Holiday horror (1,035 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
expression 'adding insult to injury' is an excellent encapsulation of the motivation behind the horror movie obsession with holidays (aside from the obvious
Histories (Herodotus) (3,196 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Histories (Greek: Ἱστορίαι; Ancient Greek: [historíai̯]; also known as The Histories) of Herodotus is considered the founding work of history in Western
LPMud (2,736 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
LPMud, abbreviated LP, is a family of MUD server software. Its first instance, the original LPMud game driver, was developed in 1989 by Lars Pensjö (hence
Competence (human resources) (5,670 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
an article authored by R.W. White in 1959 as a concept for performance motivation. In 1970, Craig C. Lundberg defined the concept in "Planning the Executive
Screentone (429 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Screentone is a technique for applying textures and shades to drawings, used as an alternative to hatching. In the conventional process, patterns are transferred
Weighted least squares (2,191 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
_{i}^{m}X_{i1}{\hat {r}}_{i}=\sum _{i}^{m}{\hat {r}}_{i}=0.} Thus, in the motivational example, above, the fact that the sum of residual values is equal to
Green (Steve Hillage album) (3,085 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
spring 1977 at the same time as his previous album, the funk-inflected Motivation Radio (1977), Green was originally going to be released as The Green Album
Battle of Azaz (1030) (2,766 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Byzantine chroniclers to point to a quest for military glory as his primary motivation, rather than the preservation of the status quo. At the head of his army
Transduction (machine learning) (1,140 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
example of the closely related semi-supervised learning, since Vapnik's motivation is quite different. An example of an algorithm in this category is the
Creative synthesis (881 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
theory shifted towards the emphasis on principles concerned with emotion, motivation, and volition as it had matured. These three ideas compete with one another
List of right-wing terrorist attacks (289 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Event Date Country Deaths Injuries Perpetrator Motivation Vitry-Le-François train bombing 06-18-1961  France 28 100+ OAS French colonialism Issy-les-Moulineaux
Pushforward (differential) (1,399 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
In differential geometry, pushforward is a linear approximation of smooth maps on tangent spaces. Suppose that φ : M → N is a smooth map between smooth
Affe mit Schädel (1,142 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Affe mit Schädel ("Ape with skull") is a famous work by the late-19th-century German sculptor Hugo Rheinhold. The statuette is otherwise known as the
Link Interac Inc. (547 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
April 2014, Interac became part of the Link and Motivation Group (TSE:2170). The Link and Motivation Group has a range of interests and subsidiaries in
Nucular (1,192 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Nucular is a rough phonetic spelling of /ˈnjuːkjələr/, the commonly proscribed pronunciation of the word "nuclear". Merriam-Webster Dictionary receives
Cache (computing) (3,798 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
In computing, a cache (/kæʃ/ (listen) kash, or /ˈkeɪʃ/ kaysh in Australian English) is a hardware or software component that stores data so that future
Secrecy (2,145 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
nature of the secret, the group or people keeping the secret, and the motivation for secrecy. Secrecy by government entities is often decried as excessive
Julius Caesar's planned invasion of the Parthian Empire (1,541 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
finally decided to leave Rome and join the army in Macedonia. A number of motivations have been proposed to explain his decision to continue his military career
Stationary process (2,379 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In mathematics and statistics, a stationary process (or a strict/strictly stationary process or strong/strongly stationary process) is a stochastic process
Lovable rogue (490 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
rogues are often justified in these actions later on due to some ethical motivation that had not yet been revealed at the time or, at least, have the capacity
Euler pseudoprime (485 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a^{(n-1)/2}\equiv \pm 1{\pmod {n}}} (where mod refers to the modulo operation). The motivation for this definition is the fact that all prime numbers p satisfy the above