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the condition or fact of varying

the process or result of making or becoming different

one that is slightly different from others of the same kind or designation

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an activity that varies from a norm or standard

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a repetition of a musical theme in which it is modified or embellished

something a little different from others of the same type

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an artifact that deviates from a norm or standard

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the angle (at a particular location) between magnetic north and true north

the process of varying or being varied

(astronomy) any perturbation of the mean motion or orbit of a planet or satellite (especially a perturbation of the earth's moon)

(biology) an organism that has characteristics resulting from chromosomal alteration

(ballet) a solo dance or dance figure

the act of changing or altering something slightly but noticeably from the norm or standard

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Many practical applications spanning from earthing to mineral and fossil deposit detection deal with continuous variations in conductivity, and therefore a mathematical procedure for solving the PDE could be beneficial for all the above-mentioned problems.
Jop (12) has pointed out, that the method of continuous variation is simple and rapid for determining the formula of a compound, provided that only a single compound is formed.
Deleuze and Guattari, in fact, propose a musical model to aid our understanding of the difference between smooth and striated spaces; they argue that "the smooth is the continuous variation, continuous development of form" (478)--this is, of course, an apt description of jazz.
The changing speed of the screw reacting to the pressure behind the melt pump causes a continuous variation in screw speed.
The feed is being carried out by the alternating current engines, realizing a continuous variation of the number of revolutions by CNC equipment.
Modulation is the very definition of the analog signal--a continuous variation in amplitude and time (i.
Tools for understanding continuous variation versus discrete variation
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