scalar product
noun Date: 1878 a real number that is the product of the lengths of two vectors and the cosine of the angle between them — called also dot product, inner product

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  • scalar product — skaliarinė sandauga statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. inner product; internal product; scalar product vok. inneres Produkt, n; skalares Produkt, n; Skalarprodukt, n rus. внутреннее произведение, n; скалярное произведение, n pranc.… …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

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  • scalar product — noun a real number (a scalar) that is the product of two vectors • Syn: ↑inner product, ↑dot product • Hypernyms: ↑real number, ↑real …   Useful english dictionary

  • scalar product — noun The product of two vectors computed as the sum of the corresponding elements of the vectors, or, equivalently, as the product of the magnitudes of the vectors and the cosine of the angle between their directions. Syn: dot product …   Wiktionary

  • scalar product — Math. See inner product (def. 1). [1875 80] * * * …   Universalium

  • scalar product — noun Mathematics a quantity (written as a.b or ab) equal to the product of the magnitudes of two vectors and the cosine of the angle between them …   English new terms dictionary

  • scalar product — sca′lar prod′uct n. math. inner product • Etymology: 1875–80 …   From formal English to slang

  • triple scalar product — noun : the scalar product of a vector with the vector product of two other vectors * * * Math. See scalar triple product …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hermitian scalar product — ermitiškai skaliarinė sandauga statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. Hermitian scalar product vok. Hermitisches Skalarprodukt, n rus. эрмитово скалярное произведение, n pranc. produit scalaire hermitien, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

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