canonical form
noun Date: 1851 the simplest form of something; specifically the form of a square matrix that has zero elements everywhere except along the principal diagonal

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  • Canonical Form —   [dt. kanonische Form], kanonisch …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Canonical form — Generally, in mathematics, a canonical form (often called normal form or standard form) of an object is a standard way of presenting that object. Canonical form can also mean a differential form that is defined in a natural (canonical) way; see… …   Wikipedia

  • Canonical form — canonic ca*non ic (k[.a]*n[o^]n [i^]k), canonical ca*non ic*al (k[.a]*n[o^]n [i^]*kal), a. [L. canonicus, LL. canonicalis, fr. L. canon: cf. F. canonique. See {canon}.] Of or pertaining to a canon; established by, or according to, a canon or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • canonical form — noun : the simplest form of a matrix ; specifically : the form of a square matrix that has zero elements everywhere except along the principal diagonal * * * canonical form UK US noun [countable] [singular canonical form …   Useful english dictionary

  • canonical form — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms canonical form : singular canonical form plural canonical forms linguistics the most basic or standard form of an expression …   English dictionary

  • canonical form — kanoninis pavidalas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. canonical form vok. kanonische Form, f rus. каноническая форма, f pranc. forme canonique, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • canonical form — kanoninė forma statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. canonical form vok. Kanonische Darstellung, f rus. каноническая форма, f pranc. forme canonique, f …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • canonical form — kanoninė struktūra statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Struktūra, kurioje yra tik dvicentriai ryšiai. atitikmenys: angl. canonical form rus. каноническая структура …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • canonical form — kanoninė forma statusas T sritis informatika apibrėžtis Patogi naudojimui ir visuotinai priimta teiginio, formulės arba ↑reiškinio užrašymo forma. Dažniausiai naudojama matematikoje ir programavime. Pavyzdžiui, daugianario su vienu kintamuoju x… …   Enciklopedinis kompiuterijos žodynas

  • canonical form — noun a) A standard or normal presentation of a mathematical entity b) Any of a set of representations of the resonance structure of a molecule each of which contributes to the real structure; a contributing structure Syn …   Wiktionary

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