permutation definition

  • noun:
    • a whole modification; a transformation.
    • The act of modifying confirmed collection of items in friends.
    • Mathematics A rearrangement of components of a set.
    • A one-to-one mapping from a finite set-to itself.
    • An ordering of a finite group of distinct elements.
    • A transformation of a group's prime form, by making use of one or more of particular operations, specifically, transposition, inversion, and retrograde.
    • The act of permuting; change of this thing for the next; shared transference; interchange.
    • The arrangement of any determinate quantity of things, as units, items, letters, etc., throughout possible instructions, one after the other; -- labeled as also alternation. Cf. Blend, n., 4.
    • anybody of these possible arrangements.
    • Barter; exchange.
    • Interchange; concurrent changes; mutual change; change in general.
    • Exchange; barter.
    • In math, a linear arrangement of items caused by an alteration of their purchase.
    • In philology, the mutation or interchange of consonants, specially of allied consonants.
    • the act of altering the arrangement of confirmed number of elements
    • work of altering the lineal purchase of items in friends
    • a meeting by which a very important factor is substituted for the next
    • complete improvement in personality or condition

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