Meaning of fixed-point by Wiktionary Dictionary

# fixed-point

- ( mathematics ) A value which is unchanged by a function or other mapping. Formally: a value x for which f( x ) = x.W
- The Bonan-Jeener's triple Klein bottle is not equivalent to the Boy's surface, as can be ascertained by the fact that a 120° rotation of the triple Klein bottle around its axis of symmetry yields no fixed point, whereas a similar rotation of the Boy's surface does yield a fixed point, which is its "umbilical point" as it were .

- ( computing ) A fractional-number representation with a fixed number of digits after the decimal point. Compare floating point and integer .
- ( mathematics ): fixpoint
- ( mathematics ): attractor

### Adjective

fixed-point ( not comparable )

## fixed point

By Wiktionary ( 2012/06/18 02:26 UTC Version )

### Noun

fixed point ( plural: fixed points )