Definition of asymptotically in English:

asymptotically

adverb

  • See asymptote

    • ‘The statement that this function gets asymptotically closer to the actual number of primes as the numbers get bigger is known as the Prime Number Theorem.’
    • ‘As resource input rates decreased, this proportion increased asymptotically.’
    • ‘There seems to be some kind of law that requires presidential campaigns to become asymptotically more trivial as election day approaches.’
    • ‘These models are then compared using likelihood ratio tests, for which the test statistic asymptotically follows a distribution.’
    • ‘Many statistical methods produce unbiased or asymptotically unbiased estimates of parameters.’
    • ‘The polynomial structures are unable to handle correlation patterns that decrease asymptotically to zero within the range of the data, and the correlation obtained by both models goes negative.’

Pronunciation

asymptotically

/asɪm(p)ˈtɒtɪk(ə)li/