**asymptotically** — adverb toward an asymptote (Freq. 1) it grew asymptotically • Derived from adjective: ↑asymptotic … Useful english dictionary

**Asymptotically flat spacetime** — An asymptotically flat spacetime is a Lorentzian manifold in which, roughly speaking, the curvature vanishes at large distances from some region, so that at large distances, the geometry becomes indistinguishable from that of Minkowski… … Wikipedia

**Asymptotically optimal** — In computer science, an algorithm is said to be asymptotically optimal if, roughly speaking, for large inputs it performs at worst a constant factor (independent of the input size) worse than the best possible algorithm. It is a term commonly… … Wikipedia

**asymptotically** — adverb see asymptote … New Collegiate Dictionary

**asymptotically** — adverb In an asymptotical manner, in the way of an asymptote … Wiktionary

**asymptotically** — adv. approaching but but never intercepting a curve (Mathematics) … English contemporary dictionary

**asymptotically** — as·ymp·tot·i·cal·ly … English syllables

**asymptotic** — asymptotically, adv. /as im tot ik/, adj. Math. 1. of or pertaining to an asymptote. 2. (of a function) approaching a given value as an expression containing a variable tends to infinity. 3. (of two functions) so defined that their ratio… … Universalium

**Big O notation** — In mathematics, big O notation is used to describe the limiting behavior of a function when the argument tends towards a particular value or infinity, usually in terms of simpler functions. It is a member of a larger family of notations that is… … Wikipedia

**Gravitational instanton** — In mathematical physics and differential geometry, a gravitational instanton is a four dimensional complete Riemannian manifold satisfying the vacuum Einstein equations. They are so named because they are analogues in quantum theories of gravity… … Wikipedia