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  • noun

Synonyms for attractor

an entertainer who attracts large audiences

(physics) a point in the ideal multidimensional phase space that is used to describe a system toward which the system tends to evolve regardless of the starting conditions of the system

a characteristic that provides pleasure and attracts

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As was mentioned above, the method is based on the ideas of Poincare, Birkhoff and Andronov and used together with Poincare mappings, mappings from a line and from a contour, basins of attraction, etc.
Changing the parameter a shifts the boundaries and ruffles the basins of attraction.
Photo: The boundary between two basins of attraction (one red, theother green) for the equation (Z2 - 1)(Z2 - 4) can be extraordinarily complicated.