2. Adjective. (mathematics of a function) Such that an increment of a variable leads to a multiplication by some function. ¹
3. Adjective. (physics of an oscillation) Having two unrelated periods. ¹
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Definition of Quasiperiodic
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Literary usage of Quasiperiodic
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1. The Impact of Chaos on Science and Society by Celso Grebogi, James A. Yorke (1997)
"2) demonstrate large parameter areas of quasiperiodic behaviour (without colour) along with (hatched) "Arnold's tongues" indicating parameter regions of ..."
2. Preventing the Forward Contamination of Mars by National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Preventing the Forward Contamination of Mars, National Research Council (U.S.). Space Studies Board, National Research Council (U.S.). Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (2006)
"However, the presence of both large- and fine-scale layering in the martian polar stratigraphy suggests that the climate has undergone quasiperiodic change ..."
3. Proceedings of the Berkeley-Ames Conference on Nonlinear Problems in Control by Louis R. Hunt, Clyde Martin (1984)
"In turn, time-periodic solutions can bifurcate into quasiperiodic solutions. The Hopf-type of bifurcation is common in aerodynamics. ..."
4. Proceedings of Conference LXII, 8th Joint Meeting of the U. S. Japan by R. L. Wesson (1995)
"Hence, conditions on an individual source are consistent with the stressing cycle often assumed for quasiperiodic earthquake occurrence. ..."