## English to Binisaya - Cebuano Dictionary and Thesaurus.

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 baryable [bar.yab.li.] : variable (adj.)[ Etymology: Spanish: variable: variable ]

Derivatives of baryable

Glosses:
 variable n. (object) 1. variable something that is likely to vary; something that is subject to variation.; "the weather is one variable to be considered" ~ thing a separate and self-contained entity. n. (cognition) 2. variable, variable quantity a quantity that can assume any of a set of values. ~ quantity the concept that something has a magnitude and can be represented in mathematical expressions by a constant or a variable. ~ argument a variable in a logical or mathematical expression whose value determines the dependent variable; if f(x)=y, x is the independent variable. ~ experimental variable, independent variable (statistics) a variable whose values are independent of changes in the values of other variables. ~ correlate, correlative either of two or more related or complementary variables. ~ degree of freedom (statistics) an unrestricted variable in a frequency distribution. ~ dependent variable (statistics) a variable in a logical or mathematical expression whose value depends on the independent variable.; "if f(x)=y, y is the dependent variable" ~ predictor variable a variable that can be used to predict the value of another variable (as in statistical regression). ~ infinitesimal (mathematics) a variable that has zero as its limit. ~ chance variable, random variable, stochastic variable, variate, variant a variable quantity that is random. ~ scalar a variable quantity that cannot be resolved into components. ~ tensor a generalization of the concept of a vector. ~ vector a variable quantity that can be resolved into components. n. (object) 3. variable, variable star a star that varies noticeably in brightness. ~ north star, polar star, polaris, pole star, polestar the brightest star in Ursa Minor; at the end of the handle of the Little Dipper; the northern axis of the earth points toward it. ~ star (astronomy) a celestial body of hot gases that radiates energy derived from thermonuclear reactions in the interior. n. (communication) 4. variable a symbol (like x or y) that is used in mathematical or logical expressions to represent a variable quantity. ~ symbol an arbitrary sign (written or printed) that has acquired a conventional significance. ~ placeholder a symbol in a logical or mathematical expression that can be replaced by the name of any member of specified set. ~ unknown quantity, unknown a variable whose values are solutions of an equation. adj. 5. variable liable to or capable of change.; "rainfall in the tropics is notoriously variable"; "variable winds"; "variable expenses" ~ inconsistent displaying a lack of consistency.; "inconsistent statements cannot both be true at the same time"; "inconsistent with the roadmap" ~ inconstant likely to change frequently often without apparent or cogent reason; variable.; "inconstant affections"; "an inconstant lover"; "swear not by...the inconstant moon" ~ changeable, unsettled, uncertain subject to change.; "a changeable climate"; "the weather is uncertain"; "unsettled weather with rain and hail and sunshine coming one right after the other" ~ covariant changing so that interrelations with another variable quantity or set of quantities remain unchanged. ~ multivariate pertaining to any procedure involving two or more variables. ~ protean taking on different forms.; "eyes...of that baffling protean grey which is never twice the same" ~ shifting continuously varying.; "taffeta with shifting colors" ~ variant exhibiting variation and change.; "letters variant in size" ~ versatile changeable or inconstant.; "versatile moods" adj. 6. variable, varying marked by diversity or difference.; "the varying angles of roof slope"; "nature is infinitely variable" ~ varied characterized by variety.; "immigrants' varied ethnic and religious traditions"; "his work is interesting and varied" adj. 7. variable (used of a device) designed so that a property (as e.g. light) can be varied.; "a variable capacitor"; "variable filters in front of the mercury xenon lights" ~ adaptable capable of adapting (of becoming or being made suitable) to a particular situation or use.; "to succeed one must be adaptable"; "the frame was adaptable to cloth bolts of different widths"