perturb definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To interrupt significantly; make uneasy or anxious.
    • To toss into great confusion.
    • Physics & Astronomy To cause perturbation, since a celestial orbit.
    • To disturb; to agitate; to vex; to trouble; to disquiet.
    • To disorder; to confuse.
  • verb:
    • To interrupt; to bother or unsettle.
    • To somewhat modify the motion of an object.
    • To modify the motion of a body by applying a gravitational force.
    • To modify a little, such an equation or value.
    • disturb in mind or make uneasy or reason enough to be worried or alarmed
    • throw into great confusion or condition
    • disrupt or affect the usual path of an electron or atom
    • cause a celestial body to deviate from a theoretically regular orbital movement, especially as a result of interposed or extraordinary gravitational pull
  • others:
    • To interrupt significantly; agitate; disquiet.
    • To disorder; confuse; cause irregularity in.

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