Definition of interpolator in English:

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Pronunciation: /inˈtərpəˌlādər/


1A person who interpolates something.
Example sentences
  • If the individual who marked the Tavola is the same as the interpolator, perhaps the other two were marked but the interpolation never completed.
  • The passages in italics below are likely to come from the anonymous interpolator.
  • Thus, Murphy-O'Connor's inept interpolator could not have chosen a worse location to place the verses which asserted that women were to be silent in the church and subordinate to their husbands.
1.1A device or apparatus that guides a tool through a smooth curve when provided with a set of points defining the curve.
Example sentences
  • The named phases are then input to a data interpolator in each receiver, which generates 16 local phases.
  • The interpolators include a one-deep stack onto which pixel and texel information for the initial or entry block are pushed before rendering any other blocks within the span group.
  • These interpolators use a multi-bit value approach that permits adders to be used instead of multipliers.

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Syllabification: in·ter·po·la·tor

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