What is inhomogeneous in medical terms?
inhomogeneity. An MRI term for the lack of homogeneity or uniformity in a main magnetic field.
What is mean by predisposing?
verb (used with object), pre·dis·posed, pre·dis·pos·ing. to give an inclination or tendency to beforehand; make susceptible: Genetic factors may predispose human beings to certain metabolic diseases. to render subject, susceptible, or liable: The evidence predisposes him to public censure. to dispose beforehand.
What is nonhomogeneous?
: made up of different types of people or things : not homogeneous nonhomogeneous neighborhoods the nonhomogenous atmosphere of the planet a nonhomogenous distribution of particles.
What is meant by inhomogeneous?
1 : the condition or an instance of not being homogeneous. 2 : a part that is not homogeneous with the larger uniform mass in which it occurs especially : a localized collection of matter in the universe.
What is the difference between homogeneous and inhomogeneous?
A homogeneous system of linear equations is one in which all of the constant terms are zero. A homogeneous system always has at least one solution, namely the zero vector. A nonhomogeneous system has an associated homogeneous system, which you get by replacing the constant term in each equation with zero.
What does predisposing mean in medical terms?
Predispose: To make more likely or render susceptible. Smoking predisposes to a number of diseases, including esophageal cancer.
What is an example of predisposition?
A disposition to exaggerate is the same as a predisposition to exaggerate. A disposition toward humility is likewise the same thing as a predisposition toward humility.
What is homogeneous and nonhomogeneous?
What does non homogeneity describe?
A lack of uniformity; dissimilarity. Because no two parcels of land are exactly alike, real estate is said to be nonhomogeneous.