Finite

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Finite \Fi"nite\, adjective [L. finitus, p. p. of finire. See {Finish}, and cf. {Fine}, adjective] Having a limit; limited in quantity, degree, or capacity; bounded; -- opposed to infinite; as, finite number; finite existence; a finite being; a finite mind; finite duration.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

finite

adjective

1: bounded or limited in magnitude or spatial or temporal extent [ant: {infinite}]

2: of verbs; relating to forms of the verb that are limited in time by a tense and (usually) show agreement with number and person [ant: {infinite}, {non-finite}]


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