- Version 2.0 of a piece of computer software is an example of a new iteration.
- A scientific test process repeated for a second time is an example of a second iteration.
The definition of iteration is a new version of computer software, or the repetition of some word or process.
- an iterating or being iterated; repetition
- something iterated
Origin of iterationMiddle English from Classical Latin iteratio
- The act or an instance of iterating; repetition.
- A form, adaption, or version of something: the latest iteration of a popular app.
- Mathematics A computational procedure in which a cycle of operations is repeated, often to approximate the desired result more closely.
- Computers a. The process of repeating a set of instructions a specified number of times or until a specific result is achieved.b. One cycle of a set of instructions to be repeated: After ten iterations, the program exited the loop.
- Recital or performance a second time; repetition.
- (computing) the use of repetition in a computer program, especially in the form of a loop
- (computing) a single repetition of the code within such a repetitive process
- The code calculates the appropriate value at each iteration.
- A variation of a design.
- The architect drafted several iterations of the floorplan before deciding on his final design.
From Latin iterātiō, from iterō.