Examples from the Web for adjoint
In 1650 Girardon was made member of the Academy, in 1659 professor, in 1674 “adjoint au recteur,” and finally in 1695 chancellor.
In addition to the pass, the adjoint had given Leigh a note to his cousin.
He was allowed to see his adjoint, who came to him with a troubled face.Leaves from a Field Note-Book|J. H. Morgan
As soon as she had left the room, Leigh dropped the ten louis into the adjoint's hand.
British Dictionary definitions for adjoint
- another name for Hermitian conjugate
- a generalization in category theory of this notion