Eigenwert

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Germanic: eigen 'own, self' (identical in Dutch, cognate with English own) + Wert 'value' (cognate with Dutch waarde, English worth)

Noun[edit]

Eigenwert m

  1. (literally) An entity's intrinsic value
  2. (mathematics) An eigenvalue, (specific value related to a matrix).

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