combinatorial combinatorial

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) relating to or involving combinations
  2. (adj) relating to the combination and arrangement of elements in sets

Synonym(s)

News

  • Fighting Antibiotic-Resistant Superbugs With Marine Microorganisms

    Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online Chemists reported in the journal Angewandte Chemie that they reproduced a marine compound that inhibits the growth of antibiotic-resistant bacteria, or "superbugs." A microorganism found off the coast of Alicante shows promise for fighting the growing superbug problem. Chemists at the Combinatorial Lab were able to synthesize baringolin and ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: redOrbit

Quotes

  • "I would characterize Okounkov as being a very powerful, sophisticated and fast thinker who also has great combinatorial talent and problem-solving skills," said Sarnak, also a professor of mathematics. "This combination is rather unusual."
    on Aug 22, 2006 By: Peter Sarnak Source: Princeton University

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