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Gram-Schmidt orthogonalization

[gram-shmit] /ˈgræmˈʃmɪt/
noun, Mathematics
1.
a process for constructing an orthogonal basis for a Euclidean space, given any basis for the space.
Origin
named after Jörgen Pedersen Gram (1850-1916), Danish mathematician, and Erhard Schmidt (1876-1959), German mathematician
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