Scalar

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See: Scalar Number, Scalar Value, Scalar Literal, Scalar Variable, Scalar Data Type.



References

2009

  • (WordNet, 2009) ⇒ http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=scalar
    • S: (n) scalar (a variable quantity that cannot be resolved into components)
    • S: (adj) scalar (of or relating to a musical scale) "he played some basic scalar patterns on his guitar"
    • S: (adj) scalar (of or relating to a directionless magnitude (such as mass or speed etc.) that is completely specified by its magnitude) "scalar quantity"
  • http://www.math.com/tables/oddsends/vectordefs.htm
    • Definition:A scalar, generally speaking, is another name for "real number."

1996