determinant

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  • (UK) IPA(key): /dɪˈtɜː(ɹ)mɪnənt/

Noun[edit]

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determinant (plural determinants)

  1. A determining factor; an element that determines the nature of something
  2. (linear algebra) The unique scalar function over square matrices which is distributive over matrix multiplication, multilinear in the rows and columns, and takes the value of 1 for the unit matrix. Abbreviation: det
  3. (biology) A substance that causes a cell to adopt a particular fate.

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determinant (comparative more determinant, superlative most determinant)

  1. Serving to determine or limit; determinative.

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Verb[edit]

determinant

  1. Present participle of determinar.

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Verb[edit]

dēterminant

  1. third-person plural present active indicative of dēterminō

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Noun[edit]

determinant m

  1. determinant (determining factor)
  2. (linear algebra) determinant (mathematical term)
    Determinanten til identitetsmatrisa er 1.
    The determinant of the identity matrix equals 1.

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determinant m (genitive singular determinantu, nominative plural determinanty), declension pattern dub

  1. determining factor
  2. (mathematics) determinant

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determinant c

  1. (mathematics) determinant

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