NOUN | cognition | parametric quantity, parameter | a constant in the equation of a curve that can be varied to yield a family of similar curves |
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Meaning | A constant in the equation of a curve that can be varied to yield a family of similar curves. | |
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Synonym | parameter | |

Narrower | degree of freedom | One of the minimum number of parameters needed to describe the state of a physical system |

Broader | constant, constant quantity, invariable | A quantity that does not vary |

Spanish | parámetro | |

Catalan | paràmetre |

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