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orthonormal

[ awr-thuh-nawr-muhl ]
/ ˌɔr θəˈnɔr məl /
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adjective Mathematics.
(of a system of functions) normal; normalized.
(of a set of vectors) having the properties that any two vectors are perpendicular and that each vector has a length of one unit.
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Origin of orthonormal

First recorded in 1930–35; ortho- + normal
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