Complete Definition of "spline"

English

Pronunciation
:Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-aɪn|-aɪn

Noun
spline (plural splines)

  1. A rectangular piece that fits grooves like key seats in a hub and a shaft, so that while the one may slide endwise on the other, both must revolve together.
  2. A flexible strip of metal or other material, that may be bent into a curve and used in a similar manner to a ruler to draw smooth curves between points.
  3. context|mathematics|computing Any of a number of smooth curves used to join points.

Derived terms
B-spline
cubic spline

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Revision and Credits for"spline"
  • 2007-08-11 17:24 - AutoFormat - -(''mathematics, computing'') +{{context|mathematics|computing}}, rm dup cat [[Category:Computing]], rm dup cat [[Category:Mathematics]]

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