HyperDic: iteration

English > 3 senses of the word iteration:
NOUNprocessiteration, loop(computer science) a single execution of a set of instructions that are to be repeated
processiteration, looping(computer science) executing the same set of instructions a given number of times or until a specified result is obtained
actiterationdoing or saying again
English > iteration: 3 senses > noun 1, process
Meaning(computer science) a single execution of a set of instructions that are to be repeated.
Example"the solution took hundreds of iterations"
Synonymloop
Categorycomputer science, computingThe branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
Broaderprocess, physical processA sustained phenomenon or one marked by gradual changes through a series of states
Spanishiteración
Verbsiterateto say, state, or perform again
English > iteration: 3 senses > noun 2, process
Meaning(computer science) executing the same set of instructions a given number of times or until a specified result is obtained.
Example"the solution is obtained by iteration"
Synonymlooping
Categorycomputer science, computingThe branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
Broaderprocess, physical processA sustained phenomenon or one marked by gradual changes through a series of states
Spanishiteración
Catalaniteració
Verbsiterateto say, state, or perform again
English > iteration: 3 senses > noun 3, act
MeaningDoing or saying again; a repeated performance.
Broaderrepetition, repeatingThe act of doing or performing again
Spanishreiteración
Catalanreiteració
Verbsiterateto say, state, or perform again

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