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Meaning of infinitesimal by Wiktionary Dictionary

infinitesimal


    Adjective

    infinitesimal ( comparative more infinitesimal, superlative most infinitesimal )

    1. Incalculably, exceedingly, or immeasurably minute; vanishingly small .
      Do you ever get the feeling that you are but an infinitesimal speck, swallowed by the vastness of the universe and beyond?
    2. ( mathematics ) Of or pertaining to values that approach zero as a limit .
    3. ( informal ) Very small .

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Explanation of infinitesimal by Wordnet Dictionary

infinitesimal


    Adjective
    1. infinitely or immeasurably small

    Noun
    1. a variable that has zero as its limit