Nutating vs Mutating - What's the difference?

nutating | mutating |


As verbs the difference between nutating and mutating

is that nutating is while mutating is .

As an adjective mutating is

causing or tending to cause mutation.

nutating

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  • mutating

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  • Adjective

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  • Causing or tending to cause mutation.
  • The mutating process that cells undergo can lead to cancer.
    std::sort is a mutating algorithm.
  • (programming, of an object) Having the ability to make changes to data other than its makeup.
  • The begin() member of std::string returns a mutating iterator.