Fixed

Fixed may refer to:

  • Fixed (EP), EP by Nine Inch Nails
  • Fixed (typeface), a collection of monospace bitmap fonts that is distributed with the X Window System
  • Fixed, subjected to neutering
  • Fixed point (mathematics), a point that is mapped to itself by the function
  • Fixed line telephone, a landline

Other articles related to "fixed":

Fixed Link
... A fixed link, fixed crossing, or bridge-tunnel is a persistent, unbroken road or rail connection across water that uses some combination of bridges, tunnels, and causeways and does not involve intermittent connections ... The Confederation Bridge was commonly referred to as "The Fixed Link" by residents of New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island prior to its official naming ...
Kakutani Fixed-point Theorem - Example
... f(x) satisfies all the assumptions of the theorem and must have fixed points ... line in red) which intersects the graph of the function (shaded in grey) is a fixed point, so in fact there is an infinity of fixed points in this particular case ... For example, x = 0.72 (dashed line in blue) is a fixed point since 0.72 ∈ ...
Uyghur Khaganate - Karabalghasun
... With no fixed settlement, the Xiongnu had been limited in their acquisition of Chinese goods to what they could carry ... By building a fixed city the Uyghurs created a protected storage space for trade goods from China could hold a stable fixed court and receive traders and effectively cement their role ... However the vulnerability that came with having a fixed city was to be the Uyghur's downfall ...

Famous quotes containing the word fixed:

    It is not merely the likeness which is precious ... but the association and the sense of nearness involved in the thing ... the fact of the very shadow of the person lying there fixed forever! It is the very sanctification of portraits I think—and it is not at all monstrous in me to say ... that I would rather have such a memorial of one I dearly loved, than the noblest Artist’s work ever produced.
    Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1806–1861)

    The firelight of a long, blind, dreaming story
    Lingers upon your lips; and I have seen
    Firm, fixed forever in your closing eyes,
    The Corn King beckoning to his Spring Queen.
    Randall Jarrell (1914–1965)

    The whole point about the true unconscious is that it is all the time moving forward, beyond the range of its own fixed laws or habits. It is no good trying to superimpose an ideal nature upon the unconscious.
    —D.H. (David Herbert)