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Definition of Permutation


  1. The act of permuting; exchange of the thing for another; mutual transference; interchange.
  2. The arrangement of any determinate number of things, as units, objects, letters, etc., in all possible orders, one after the other; -- called also alternation. Cf. Combination, n., 4.
  3. Any one of such possible arrangements.
  4. Barter; exchange.

Permutation Translations

permutation in German is Umsetzung, Permutation, Vertauschung