linear dependence


noun Mathematics.

(in linear algebra) the property of a set of elements in a vector space in which at least one of the vectors in the set can be written as a linear combination of the others.

Nearby words

  1. linear algebra,
  2. linear atrophy,
  3. linear b,
  4. linear collider,
  5. linear combination,
  6. linear differential equation,
  7. linear equation,
  8. linear extrapolation,
  9. linear fracture,
  10. linear function

Related formslinearly dependent, adjective

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