**deterministic** — de*ter min*ist ic, a. 1. of or pertaining to determinism; as, deterministic theories. [PJC] 2. causally determined and not subject to random chance. [PJC] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

**deterministic** — 1874, from determinist (see DETERMINISM (Cf. determinism)) … Etymology dictionary

**deterministic** — [[t]dɪtɜ͟ː(r)mɪnɪ̱stɪk[/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED Deterministic ideas or explanations are based on determinism. [FORMAL] ...a deterministic view of human progress. 2) ADJ Deterministic forces and factors cause things to happen in a way that cannot be… … English dictionary

**Deterministic automaton** — is a concept of automata theory in which the outcome of a transition from one state to another given a certain input can be predicted for every occurrence. A common deterministic automaton is a deterministic finite state machine (sometimes… … Wikipedia

**Deterministic Parallel Java** — OS Cross platform Website http://dpj.cs.uiuc.edu Deterministic Parallel Java (DPJ) is an extension of the Java programming language which adds parallel constructs that provide a deterministic programming model for object oriented languages. The… … Wikipedia

**Deterministic jitter** — (or DJ) is a type of jitter with a known non Gaussian probability distribution. The other major class of jitter is non deterministic, or random jitter. Characteristics Deterministic jitter is clock timing jitter or data signal jitter that is… … Wikipedia

**Deterministic pushdown automaton** — In automata theory, a pushdown automaton is a finite automaton with an additional stack of symbols; its transitions can take the top symbol on the stack and depend on its value, and they can add new top symbols to the stack. A deterministic… … Wikipedia

**Deterministic system (philosophy)** — A deterministic system is a conceptual model of the philosophical doctrine of determinism applied to a system for understanding everything that has and will occur in the system, based on the physical outcomes of causality. In a deterministic… … Wikipedia

**Deterministic algorithm** — In computer science, a deterministic algorithm is an algorithm which, in informal terms, behaves predictably. Given a particular input, it will always produce the same output, and the underlying machine will always pass through the same sequence… … Wikipedia

**Deterministic context-free language** — A deterministic context free language is a formal language which is defined by a deterministic context free grammar.[1] The set of deterministic context free languages is called DCFL[2] and is identical to the set of languages accepted by a… … Wikipedia