# vector sum

- the vector obtained by applying vector addition to two or more given vectors.

## Origin of vector sum^{}

First recorded in 1900–05

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#### If they are not all parallel they must be concurrent, and their vector-sum must be zero.

# vector sum

- a vector whose length and direction are represented by the diagonal of a parallelogram whose sides represent the given vectorsSee also resultant

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