# zero tensor

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## English[edit]

### Noun[edit]

**zero tensor** (*plural* **zero tensors**)

- A tensor with all entries equal to zero; where any pattern of covariant and contravariant indices have all components equal to 0.
- A generalization of the zero vector to tensor space.

### References[edit]

*Zero Tensor*, Mathworld.- Weinberg 1972, p. 38.