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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Rectangular arrays of mathematical elements.

Usage examples (35)
  • Noun, : The Greco-Roman world was the matrix for Western civilization
  • Included in the exhibition are three monumental woodblocks (called matrices), measuring
  • Given the good condition of the lead 'matrices', one must conclude that an attempt to cast type in them has never been made.
  • Ensched√© en Zonen in Haarlem of which the height of the face measures 16 mm and for which there are 'matrices' in brass and lead, and relief 'punches', also of brass. for more
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