Stigmergy vs Stigmergic - What's the difference?

stigmergy | stigmergic |


As a noun stigmergy

is (biology) a mechanism of spontaneous, indirect coordination between agents or actions, where the trace left in the environment by an action stimulates the performance of a subsequent action.

As an adjective stigmergic is

of or pertaining to stigmergy.

stigmergy

English

Noun

(-) (wikipedia stigmergy)
  • (biology) A mechanism of spontaneous, indirect coordination between agents or actions, where the trace left in the environment by an action stimulates the performance of a subsequent action.
  • (systems theory) A mechanism of indirect coordination between agents or actions, in which the aftereffects of one action guide a subsequent action.
  • Derived terms

    * stigmergic

    See also

    * systems theory

    stigmergic

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Of or pertaining to stigmergy.