Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: discrete
IPA transcription: [dɪskɹ'it]
Pronunciations of discrete
adverb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: discrete, distinct
    Meaning: constituting a separate entity or part; "a government with three discrete divisions"; "on two distinct occasions"
Usage examples
  • The mechanical behaviour of a system of rings, on different hypotheses as to their constitution, has been worked out with consummate skill by Clerk Maxwell; who finds that the only possible constitution for Saturn's assemblage of rings is a multitude of discrete particles each pursuing its independent orbit.
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