diagonalization
noun see diagonalize

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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• diagonalisation — noun changing a square matrix to diagonal form (with all non zero elements on the principal diagonal) the diagonalization of a normal matrix by a unitary transformation • Syn: ↑diagonalization • Derivationally related forms: ↑diagonalise,… …   Useful english dictionary