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vector sum

noun, Mathematics
1.
the vector obtained by applying vector addition to two or more given vectors.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05
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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
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