linear independence


noun Mathematics.

(in linear algebra) the property of a set of elements in a vector space in which none of the vectors can be written as a linear combination of the others.

Nearby words

  1. linear equation,
  2. linear extrapolation,
  3. linear fracture,
  4. linear function,
  5. linear graph,
  6. linear induction motor,
  7. linear manifold,
  8. linear measure,
  9. linear momentum,
  10. linear motor

Related formslinearly independent, adjective

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