odd permutation
noun Date: 1927 a permutation that is produced by the successive application of an odd number of interchanges of pairs of elements

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• odd permutation — nelyginis kėlinys statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. odd permutation vok. ungerade Permutation, f rus. нечётная перестановка, f pranc. permutation impaire, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

• odd permutation — noun : a permutation that is produced by the successive application of an odd number of interchanges of pairs of elements compare even permutation herein * * * Math. a permutation of a set of n elements, x1, x2, ... , xn, which permutes the… …   Useful english dictionary

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• even permutation — noun : a permutation that is produced by the successive application of an even number of interchanges of pairs of elements compare odd permutation herein * * * Math. a permutation of a set of n elements, x1, x2, ... xn, that leaves unchanged the… …   Useful english dictionary