affine group


noun Mathematics.

the group of all affine transformations of a finite-dimensional vector space.

Nearby words

  1. affiliative,
  2. affiliative drive,
  3. affinal,
  4. affine,
  5. affine geometry,
  6. affined,
  7. affinely,
  8. affinitive,
  9. affinity,
  10. affinity card

Origin of affine group

First recorded in 1915–20

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