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Meaning of "pathfinding" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF PATHFINDING

pathfinding  [ˈpæθˌfaɪndɪŋ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PATHFINDING

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Pathfinding is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES PATHFINDING MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Pathfinding

Pathfinding or pathing is the plotting, by a computer application, of the shortest route between two points. It is a more practical variant on solving mazes. This field of research is based heavily on Dijkstra's algorithm for finding the shortest path on a weighted graph.

Definition of pathfinding in the English dictionary

The definition of pathfinding in the dictionary is the process of finding a way in new circumstances; trailblazing. Other definition of pathfinding is the process of marking out a target area.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH PATHFINDING


baby-minding
ˈbeɪbɪ ˈmaɪndɪŋ
binding
ˈbaɪndɪŋ
blinding
ˈblaɪndɪŋ
bookbinding
ˈbʊkbaɪndɪŋ
childminding
ˈtʃaɪldˌmaɪndɪŋ
ending
ˈɛndɪŋ
finding
ˈfaɪndɪŋ
grinding
ˈɡraɪndɪŋ
multiplepoinding
ˌmʌltɪpəlˈpɪndɪŋ
nonbinding
ˌnɒnˈbaɪndɪŋ
outstanding
ˌaʊtˈstændɪŋ
pending
ˈpɛndɪŋ
rangefinding
ˈreɪndʒˌfaɪndɪŋ
rewinding
riːˈwaɪndɪŋ
spellbinding
ˈspelbaɪndɪŋ
spending
ˈspendɪŋ
standing
ˈstændɪŋ
surrounding
səˈraʊndɪŋ
understanding
ˌʌndəˈstændɪŋ
winding
ˈwaɪndɪŋ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PATHFINDING

path lab
path-breaking
path.
Pathan
pathetic
pathetic fallacy
pathetical
pathetically
pathfinder
pathfinder prospectus
pathic
pathless
pathlessness
pathname
pathobiology
pathogen
pathogene
pathogenesis
pathogenetic
pathogenic

WORDS THAT END LIKE PATHFINDING

according
ascending
astounding
bonding
branding
commanding
defending
demanding
descending
expanding
founding
funding
grounding
landing
lending
long-standing
mending
notwithstanding
pounding
sounding
vending

Synonyms and antonyms of pathfinding in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «pathfinding» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PATHFINDING

Find out the translation of pathfinding to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of pathfinding from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «pathfinding» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

寻路
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

búsqueda de caminos
570 millions of speakers

English

pathfinding
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

pathfinding
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الاستطلاعية
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

поиск пути
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

pathfinding
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

পথাবিষকারক
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

pathfinding
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Penapis laluan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Wegfindung
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

草分け
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

길 찾기
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Pathfinder
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

tìm đường
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

பரிதாபகரமான
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

पथदर्शीक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

yol gösterici
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

pathfinding
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Pathfinding
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

пошук шляху
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

pathfinding
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

pathfinding
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

path
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

pathfinding
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

pathfinding
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of pathfinding

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PATHFINDING»

The term «pathfinding» is quite widely used and occupies the 52.025 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PATHFINDING» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about pathfinding

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PATHFINDING»

Discover the use of pathfinding in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to pathfinding and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Pathfinding: Seven Principles for Positive Living
Using stories from her father, as well as from the famous guests on her radio and television programs, this book is a beehive of cross-pollination which transfers life experiences into food for thought ... a honeycomb of strength, hope and ...
Patricia J. Raskin, 2002
2
Pathfinding: Webster's Facts and Phrases
Published in April 2003.Bastiani, M. J., et al. Pathfinding by neuronal growth cones in grasshopper embryos. III.
‎2008
3
Artificial Intelligence for Games
Pathfinding algorithms are often written so that they can perform over the course of several frames. The data are retained between frames to allow the algorithm to continue processing later. Because the character may move in this time, ...
Ian Millington, John Funge, 2009
4
Molecular bases of axonal growth and pathfinding
This CTR-Special is on one of the most exciting topics in the neurosciences, the regulation of axonal growth during development and in the injured nervous system by attraction and repulsion.
U. Drescher, 1997
5
Emergency Navigation: Pathfinding Techniques for the ...
David Burch writes lucidly, and the text is well supported by 127 detailed illustrations. This book offers excellent insights into sound seamanship that will serve you well in all your sailing activities.
David F. Burch, 1989
6
Women at the helm: pathfinding presidents at state colleges ...
This collection of essays grew out of conversations among several women presidents at an AASCU annual meeting in Arizona. The essays reveal women's perspectives on leadership and the job of president.
Judith A. Sturnick, Jane E. Milley, Catherine A. Tisinger, 1991
7
AI for Game Developers
Many different types of pathfinding problems exist. Unfortunately, no one solution is appropriate to every type of pathfinding problem. The solution depends on the specifics of the pathfinding requirements for any given game. For example, is ...
David M. Bourg, Glenn Seemann, 2004
8
Efficient Triangulation-based Pathfinding
We present algorithms which search the triangles of the environment (Triangulation A*) and the decision points identified (Triangulation Reduction A*).
Douglas Jon Demyen, 2006
9
Neuron-ligand Pathfinding on Surfaces Modified by Laminin ...
1.8 The aim of my work Although the role of LN in promoting neurite outgrowth and in guiding growth-cone pathfinding seems to be well documented, the mechanism of the way that LN functions is still not clear. In the past, one dominant ...
Ying Leng, 2006
10
Macromedia Flash MX Game Design Demystified: The Official ...
As we've mentioned before, a pathfinding algorithm is one that finds any path between two points. Usually these two points are the centers of two different tiles in a tile-based world. (In fact, 1 can't think of an implementation of pathfinding that  ...
Jobe Makar, 2003

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PATHFINDING»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term pathfinding is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Review: Ta-Nehisi Coates illustrates how racism has diffused …
Coates illustrates his own pathfinding against the backdrop of Baltimore in the mid-1980s, a city gripped by crime, poverty and the twin ... «The Globe and Mail, Jul 15»
2
Interstellaria review
What actually happens is they'll get stuck in a loop, jumping between ledges, or they'll walk into a locked door because the pathfinding is ... «PCGamesN, Jul 15»
3
'Boom Beach' Latest Full Map to Help Players Collect Resource Faster
... while getting rid of someone from the Task Force, better AI pathfinding, Arabic language support, lots of new graphics, and tons of bug fixes. «Master Herald, Jul 15»
4
AI helicopter
I wanted to make an AI helicopter like GTA and watchdog, I wanted to know will they use any Technique or Algorithms for pathfinding(such as ... «GameDev.net, Jul 15»
5
[Cooperative Pathfinding] Agents get stuck at choke point
Pathfinding will not solve this. You can use some kind of steering behavior, e.g. queuing and avoidance. If you don't have free moving agents, ... «GameDev.net, Jul 15»
6
Goodbye, Siri
SceneKit already supports bullet physics on the handset, so it is possible that even physics in combination with pathfinding can offload the ... «Hypergrid Business, Jul 15»
7
Senior AI/Gameplay Programmer
... is to make NPC's utterly believeable and engaging in their behaviours – and that covers most areas of AI from pathfinding/navigation to character interaction. «Develop, Jul 15»
8
All the Great Games Still to Come Out in 2015 - The Lobby
... since it's not just the visuals but the engine itself and its constraints that is very outdated (oblivion2005,f3,fnv,skyrim): movement, pathfinding, ... «GameSpot, Jul 15»
9
The Simple Funnel algorithm pre-visited
You have far bigger problems to worry about when it comes to performance in pathfinding. The A* search (if you're using it) will be the lion's ... «GameDev.net, Jul 15»
10
Witcher 3 Patch 1.07 Includes Fantastic Features
This is probably a reference to the poor pathfinding for Geralt's horse. When summoned, he has a tendency to show up behind an obstacle or ... «Cinema Blend, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Pathfinding [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/pathfinding>. Jun 2021 ».
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