Meaning of SINGULARITY in English


/sing'gyeuh lar"i tee/ , n. , pl. singularities for 2-4.

1. the state, fact, or quality of being singular.

2. a singular, unusual, or unique quality; peculiarity.

3. Math. See singular point .

4. Astron. (in general relativity) the mathematical representation of a black hole.

[ 1300-50; ME singularite singularitas. See SINGULAR, -ITY ]

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .