strange attractor means: A phase space attractor, in which the points are never repeated They do not intersect but orbits and themselves remain in the same area of phase space. Strange attractors do not have limit cycles, or point attractors. Non-periodic and have generally a fractal dimension. These are an image of chaotic, non-linear system. See: Attractor, Chaos, Limit The Cycle and the Point Attractor (in Stock Market Dictionary)

What else does strange attractor mean?

  • A system that attracts by using dynamic systems. The approach to attractor is unpredictable. (in Merlin Dictionary)