"piecewise linear" meaning in All languages combined

Adjective [English]

  1. Equal to a sum of finitely many linear functions, each defined on a convex polytope: said of functions between vector spaces Tags: not-comparable Topics: mathematics, sciences Categories: Mathematics
  2. Having a defining atlas such that there is a piecewise linear homeomorphism between any pair of intersecting atlas charts: said of manifolds Tags: not-comparable Topics: mathematics, sciences, topology Categories: Topology
The following are not (yet) sense-disambiguated
Synonyms: PL Translations (mathematics: equal to a sum of finitely many linear functions): paloittain lineaarinen (Finnish), línulegur á köflum [masculine] (Icelandic), кусо́чно-лине́йный (kusóčno-linéjnyj) (Russian)

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