"vector" Definition

  1. n. Same as Radius vector.
  2. n. A directed quantity, as a straight line, a force, or a velocity. Vectors are said to be equal when their directions are the same their magnitudes equal. Cf. Scalar.

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Position in dictionary: 107044 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., n.,
Words that start with "vector": 1
Words that end with "vector": 3
Words that contain "vector": 3
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English Dictionary Definition of vector

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