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vector sum
Word Origin
noun
,
Mathematics
1.
the vector obtained by applying vector addition to two or more given vectors.
Origin of
vector sum
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1900-1905
1900-05
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British Dictionary definitions for
vector sum
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vector sum
noun
1.
a vector whose length and direction are represented by the diagonal of a parallelogram whose sides represent the given vectors
See also
resultant
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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