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Interpolate (to insert; change by adding new words or material) is considered to be an advanced word, according to the Barron's essential words for the GRE, which includes 800 college- and graduate-level words that frequently appear on the Graduate Record Exam.
Definition of the verb interpolate
What does interpolate mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: interpolated | interpolating | interpolates
- estimate the value of
- insert words into texts, often falsifying it thereby
Alternative definition of the verb interpolate
- [mathematics] To estimate the value of a function between two points between which it is tabulated.
- synonym: transclude
- [computing] During the course of processing some data, and in response to a directive in that data, to fetch data from a different source and process it in-line along with the original data.
- To introduce material to change the meaning of or falsify a text.
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for interpolate
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A Fisher-information-matrix-based Approach by Zhen Song, YangQuan Chen, Chellury R. Sastry, Nazif C. Tas
The function Interpolate is a function to interpolate sensitivity values. Table A.1 An example setting for RIOTS simulations 1 m=0.05; ...
The Pursuit of the Sacred (2016)
An Introduction to Religious Studies by John Chitakure
for cox, to interpolate means to place what is observed from another religion ...
by Victor A. Bloomfield
column gives the position, and the second column gives the values which are interpolated over the grid • interpolate is the interpolation method (spline or linear ) • grid is the object defined with setup.grid.1D •...
by Kenneth L. Judd
Piecewise Linear Interpolation The simplest way to interpolate is the kindergarten procedure of "connecting the dots," that is, draw straight lines between successive data points of the Lagrange data. If we have Lagrange data (x,-,-y,-), then the ...
by Yule Bricks
by Samuel Johnson
To INTERPOLATE (INTE'RPOLATE) v.a.[interpoler, Fr. interpolo, Latin.]1. To foist any thing into a place to which it does not belong. The Athenians were put in possession of Salamis by another law, which was cited by Solon, or, as some think, ...
The Wrong Word Dictionary (2012)
2,500 Most Commonly Confused Words by Dave Dowling
Interpolate, Extrapolate See entry for Extrapolate, Interpolate. Interpret, Interpretate Interpretate is not a word. Interpreter, Translator An interpreter converts speech to another language, and a translator converts writing to another language.
by Elizabeth Jewell
inset, inlay, feed, load; interpolate, in— terject, interpose. o n. inset, inlay; interpola— tion, interjection; insertion. insert ~ insolent SYNONYM STUDY: insert INJECT, INTERJECT, INTERPOLATE, INTRODUCE, MEDIATE. If you want tO put ...
by Bryan A. Garner
interpolate stakeholder, q.v.) who is in doubt about which claimant should have the property, the purpose of the suit being to determine to which claimant delivery or payment ought to be made. Despite its appearance, then, interpleader ...
by William Chambers
Interpolate, in-teVpO-Iat, vM lit. to palish or furbish up here and there or betiveen ; to insert unfairly, as a spurious word or passage in a book or manuscript ; to corrupt : in math., to fill up the intermediate terms of a scries : — Pr.p. interpolating ...
by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith
interpolate ance, falsified, K inter, between, + polire, polish: see polish 1.] 1. To insert in a writing; introduce, as a word or phrase not in the original text; especially, to foist in : introduce suroriously, as what is spurious or unauthor1zed.
in accordance with the law of the series; make the necessary interpolations in: as, to interpolate a number or a table of numbers.
Based Upon the Unabridged Dictionary of Noah Webster : with a Reference Library and Treasury of Facts by Noah Webster, Harry Thurston Peck
interpellate ( interpolate), v.t. to question. interpleader (in-ter-pled'er), n. the discussion of a point ...
Luxury Edition by Angus Stevenson, Maurice Waite
interpolate. 742 intermodal adj. involving two or more different modes of transport . intermolecular adj. existing or occurring between molecules. intern n. /ˈɪntəːn / (also interne) a student or trainee who does a job to gain work experience or ...
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Video shows what interpolate means. To introduce (something) between other things; especially to insert words into a text.. To estimate the value of a function ...
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The value of this 11-letter word is 13 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.Couldn't select: Got error 28 from storage engine