complex plane
noun Date: circa 1909 a plane whose points are identified by means of complex numbers; especially Argand diagram

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Complex plane — Geometric representation of z and its conjugate in the complex plane. The distance along the light blue line from the origin to the point z is the modulus or absolute value of z. The angle φ is the argument of z. In mathematics …   Wikipedia

  • complex plane — kompleksinė plokštuma statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. complex plane; Gaussian plane vok. Gaußsche Zahlenebene, f; komlexe Ebene, f rus. комплексная плоскость, f pranc. plan complexe, m; plan de Gauss, m …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • complex plane — kompleksinė plokštuma statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. complex plane vok. Komplexebene, f rus. комплексная плоскость, f pranc. plan complexe, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • complex plane — com′plex plane′ n. math. a plane the points of which are complex numbers • Etymology: 1905–10 …   From formal English to slang

  • complex plane — Math. a plane the points of which are complex numbers. Cf. Argand diagram. [1905 10] * * * …   Universalium

  • complex plane — noun a representation of the space of complex numbers Syn: Argand plane …   Wiktionary

  • complex plane — noun : a plane whose points are identified by means of complex numbers …   Useful english dictionary

  • extended complex plane — Math. the complex plane with a point at infinity added. * * * …   Universalium

  • extended complex plane — Math. the complex plane with a point at infinity added …   Useful english dictionary

  • Complex number — A complex number can be visually represented as a pair of numbers forming a vector on a diagram called an Argand diagram, representing the complex plane. Re is the real axis, Im is the imaginary axis, and i is the square root of –1. A complex… …   Wikipedia

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