Kernel vs Wheatberry - What's the difference?
As nouns the difference between kernel and wheatberry
is that kernel
is the core, center, or essence of an object or system while wheatberry
is the entire wheat kernel (except for the hull), comprising the bran, germ, and endosperm, sometimes used in food.
The core, center, or essence of an object or system.
The central (usually edible) part of a nut, especially once the hard shell has been removed.
A single seed or grain, especially of corn or wheat.
(US) The stone of certain fruits, such as peaches or plums.
A small mass around which other matter is concreted; a nucleus; a concretion or hard lump in the flesh.
(computing) The central part of many computer operating systems which manages the system's resources and the communication between hardware and software components.
(calculus) A function used to define an integral transform.
- the kernel of an argument
(mathematics) A set of pairs of a mapping's domain which are mapped to the same value.
(mathematics, algebra) Those elements, in the domain of a function, which the function maps to zero.
- The Dirichlet kernel convolved with a function yields its Fourier series approximation.
(mathematics, fuzzy set theory) The set of members of a fuzzy set that are fully included (i.e., whose grade of membership is 1).
(slang) The human clitoris.
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- If a function is continuous then its kernel is a closed set.
- Using the blunt end of one of the vibraphone mallets, he pried open her folds. With the balled end of the other, he rhythmically rolled over her kernel .
* (computing) userland
* (algebra) support
* (algebra) root, zero
* kernel function
* kernel hacker
* kernel of truth
* kernel space
The entire wheat kernel (except for the hull), comprising the bran, germ, and endosperm, sometimes used in food.