As adjectives the difference between mimelike and timelike
is that mimelike
is resembling or characteristic of the art of mime while timelike
is (mathematics|physics) of a four-vector in representing a point in spacetime, having a positive four-vector norm.
Resembling or characteristic of the art of mime.
* 2005 , Jonathan Turk, In the wake of the Jomon: stone age mariners and a voyage across the Pacific
- Then ponderously, with its whole body rocking from side to side, it lifted one flipper into the air in an exaggerated mimelike movement.
(mathematics, physics) Of a four-vector in representing a point in spacetime, having a positive four-vector norm.
(physics) (of the interval between two events in spacetime ) Having overlapping light cones, so that information can pass from one to the other, and one can be envisaged as a cause of the other.
* timelike component
* timelike congruence
* timelike path
* future directed timelike vector
* past directed timelike vector
* timelike vector field