Advertisement - Continue reading below

Definition of "fixed point" []

  • A value which is unchanged by a function or other mapping. Formally: a value x for which f(x) = x.W (noun)
  • A fractional-number representation with a fixed number of digits after the decimal point. Compare floating point and integer. (noun)
  • Pertaining to fixed point representations or operations. (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "fixed point" in a sentence
  • "Now if we could find a fixed point that is a synchronism between a fact in the life of Paul and a certainly dated event in profane history, it would be easy to reconstruct the Pauline chronology."
  • "Deever just scowled and kept staring at a fixed point at the far corner of the tower on which they stood."
Words like "fixed point"