matrix mechanics


nounPhysics.
  1. a formulation of non-relativistic quantum mechanics in which physical quantities are represented by matrices and matrix algebra is used to predict the outcome of physical measurements.

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  • matrix mechanics had made the Darkovans virtually immune to the lure of Terra's advanced technologies.

    The Planet Savers | Marion Zimmer Bradley