What is path?

  • (noun): A way especially designed for a particular use.
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on path, paths:

Grit Fell
... The path from Jubilee Tower car park in the south is difficult and treacherous, with sheer sided bogs 6 feet deep ... The path from Clougha Pike in the west is better, but still contains bogs crossed by the odd plank of wood ... The path from Ward's Stone is the most treacherous of all ...
Path Integral Formulation - Quantum Field Theory
... The path integral formulation was very important for the development of quantum field theory ... In the same way, the path integral is manifestly relativistic ... between the variables can be very complicated, but the path integral makes them into reasonably straightforward changes of integration variables ...
North Hinksey - Local Topography
... The most notable path between Oxford and North Hinksey is a metalled bridleway and cycle track variously known as Willow Walk and Ruskin's Ride ... This path was built in 1876–77 by Aubrey Harcourt (1852–1904), a major local landowner, but not open to the public until 1922 ... There is also a smaller unmade path which begins alongside the large back garden of The Fishes and crosses Hinksey Stream by a bridge at the site of the old ferry ...
Path Integral Formulation - Concrete Formulation - Time-slicing Definition
... For a particle in a smooth potential, the path integral is approximated by zig-zag paths, which in one dimension is a product of ordinary integrals ... An approximation for the path integral can be computed as proportional to where is the Lagrangian of the 1d-system with position variable x(t) and velocity v = αΊ‹(t) considered (see below), and dxj corresponds to the ... contrast to classical mechanics, not only does the stationary path contribute, but actually all virtual paths between the initial and the final point ...
Obturator Nerve - Path
... Here it enters the thigh, through the obturator canal, and divides into an anterior and a posterior branch, which are separated at first by some of the fibers of the Obturator externus, and lower down by the Adductor brevis. ...

More definitions of "path":

  • (noun): A course of conduct.
    Example: "The path of virtue"; "genius usually follows a revolutionary path"
    Synonyms: way, way of life
  • (noun): A line or route along which something travels or moves.
    Example: "The hurricane demolished houses in its path"
    Synonyms: track, course
  • (noun): An established line of travel or access.
    Synonyms: route, itinerary

Famous quotes containing the word path:

    Whoever heeds instruction is on the path to life, but one who rejects a rebuke goes astray.
    Bible: Hebrew, Proverbs 10:17.

    So long as you are praised think only that you are not yet on your own path but on that of another.
    Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900)

    They should own who can administer, not they who hoard and conceal; not they who, the greater proprietors they are, are only the greater beggars, but they whose work carves out work for more, opens a path for all.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)