multilinear form

[ muhl-ti-lin-ee-er, muhl-ti- ]
/ ˈmʌl tɪˈlɪn i ər, ˌmʌl tɪ- /

noun Mathematics.

a function or functional of several variables such that when all variables but one are held fixed, the function is linear in the remaining variable.


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Origin of multilinear form Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020