functional analysis


noun

the branch of mathematics that deals with the theory of vector spaces and linear functionals.

Nearby words

  1. function space,
  2. function word,
  3. functionable,
  4. functional,
  5. functional ,
  6. functional anatomy,
  7. functional blindness,
  8. functional calculus,
  9. functional change,
  10. functional congestion

Origin of functional analysis

First recorded in 1945–50

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