determinant

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French déterminant

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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

Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

determinant m

  1. determinant (unique scalar function over square matrices)

Further reading[edit]

  • determinant in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • determinant in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

dēterminant

  1. third-person plural present active indicative of dēterminō

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin determinant, from determinare

Noun[edit]

determinant m (definite singular determinanten, indefinite plural determinanter, definite plural determinantene)

  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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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin determinant, from determinare

Noun[edit]

determinant m (definite singular determinanten, indefinite plural determinantar, definite plural determinantane)

  1. determinant (determining factor)
  2. (linear algebra) determinant (mathematical term)

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Slovak[edit]

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

  1. determining factor
  2. (mathematics) determinant

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

determinant c

  1. (mathematics) determinant

Declension[edit]

Declension of determinant 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative determinant determinanten determinanter determinanterna
Genitive determinants determinantens determinanters determinanternas