Meaning of MATRIX in English

MATRIX

transcription, транскрипция: [ meɪtrɪks ]

( matrices)

1.

A matrix is the environment or context in which something such as a society develops and grows. ( FORMAL )

...the matrix of their culture.

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2.

In mathematics, a matrix is an arrangement of numbers, symbols, or letters in rows and columns which is used in solving mathematical problems.

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