What does rippling mean?

Here's a list of possible definitions for the term rippling:

Princeton's WordNet

  1. ripple, rippling, riffle, wavelet(noun)

    a small wave on the surface of a liquid


  1. rippling(Noun)

    A motion or sound that ripples.


  1. rippling

    Rippling generally refers to the formation of a series of small waves or undulations on a surface. It can occur in various contexts, such as water, sand, or even in abstract things like the spread of information or effects through a system or group. The term is often used to describe situations where an action or event has a cascading or spreading effect.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rippling

    of Ripple


  1. Rippling

    Rippling refers to a group of meta-level heuristics, developed primarily in the Mathematical Reasoning Group in the School of Informatics at the University of Edinburgh, and most commonly used to guide inductive proofs in automated theorem proving systems. Rippling may be viewed as a restricted form of rewrite system, where special object level annotations are used to ensure fertilization upon the completion of rewriting, with a measure decreasing requirement ensuring termination for any set of rewrite rules and expression.

Matched Categories


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rippling in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rippling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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