vector field

noun Mathematics, Physics.
a region, domain, set, etc., with a vector assigned at each point; vector function.
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vector field
 
n
a region of space under the influence of some vector quantity, such as magnetic field strength, in which the quantity takes a unique vector value at every point of the region

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Streamlines are calculated by integrating from a starting point through the vector field.
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