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Synonyms for attract

Synonyms for attract

to direct or impel to oneself by some quality or action

to arouse the interest and attention of

Synonyms for attract

direct toward itself or oneself by means of some psychological power or physical attributes

exert a force on (a body) causing it to approach or prevent it from moving away

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necessarily changes in all attractors induced by s and in particular in A.
Strange attractors, at one level, seem to have no constraints or rules governing their dynamics.
Everything depends on (a) recognizing phase transitions, (b) recognizing attractors of the past, and (c) seeking fitness peaks.
A multiple range test indicated that all three category means were significantly different from one another, with Absent trials without attractors (1031 milliseconds) having the fastest mean REACTION TIME, followed by Present trials with true targets (1297 milliseconds).
Change the attractors, or tap into existing ones better, and the system may do the rest of the work of change on its own.
Insomuch as the above mood attractors are produced by psychological and biological factors as well as purely situational ones, it would not be surprising to find a fractal component to them.
This is one of the simplest chaotic attractors we know.
Characteristics of complex adaptive entities, including (a) autopiesis, or self-regeneration; (b) open exchange; (c) participation in networks; (d) fractals; (e) phase transitions between order and chaos; (f) search for fitness peaks; (g) nonlinear dynamics; (h) sensitive dependence; (i) attractors that limit growth; (j) the role of strange attractors in emergence; and (k) spirituality, are described and then applied to careers.
Cul de Sac, Death of the Sun (Strange Attractors Audio House) Boston's psychedelic quintet slows it down, clears space for turntables and electronics, and offers a gorgeous meditation on loss and memory.
One of the best-known and first-discovered fractal attractors associated with nonlinear dynamics is the pair of "butterfly" wings generated by a computer when Edward Lorenz was studying equations relating to weather turbulence (Figure 3).
The same is true of another trend of the new paradigm, emergence of the landform as a building type and its correlate, the waveform organized around a new grammar of strange attractors.
Stephen Petronio Company, ``Strange Attractors,'' Royce Hall.
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