Meaning of MATRIX in English

MATRIX

noun

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■ ADJECTIVE

extracellular

The pathways taken by the cells may be determined by the nature of the extracellular matrix and contacts with other cells enroute.

The importance of extracellular matrix was first appreciated in hepatocyte culture studies.

square

A more compact way of writing this is where the components form a square matrix: is called a metric tensor.

A square matrix having zeros everywhere except in the principal diagonal is called a diagonal matrix and is clearly symmetric.

■ NOUN

component

Other matrix components are associated with the binding and presentation of cytokines.

dot

High quality dot matrix printing which looks nearly as good as material which has been typed.

It will print to laser or dot matrix and with a better quality than our 350.00 pound package does.

The office is tidily modern, and resounds with the metronomic clicking of keyboards and the buzzing of dot matrix printers.

For draft work the dot matrix printer is popular.

They are, in effect, extremely fast dot matrix printers.

Some printers combine both daisy-wheel and dot matrix printing elements in one machine.

They print several times faster than dot matrix printers.

To be able to print your designs on paper, you will need a dot matrix , ink jet or laser printer.

management

These managers therefore had functional authority and responsibilities, and a matrix management organisation was created.

printer

The office is tidily modern, and resounds with the metronomic clicking of keyboards and the buzzing of dot matrix printers .

For draft work the dot matrix printer is popular.

They are, in effect, extremely fast dot matrix printers .

Lasers run at 300 dots per inch, about four times better than a matrix printer .

They print several times faster than dot matrix printers .

After all, matrix printers were designed to handle typefaces for word processing, not desktop publishing.

It is also capable of reading text produced on a dot matrix printer , or from the output from a fax card.

Dot matrix printer-a printer in which each character is formed from a matrix of dots.

structure

Complex and matrix structures are not in evidence in the survey of excellent firms.

The article went on: Matrix organization is more than matrix structure .

Holt features the place of matrix structures and venture teams in organizing innovative projects.

Project teams are another example of a simple matrix structure .

A more sophisticated approach is to adopt a matrix structure which also examines horizontal relations.

The two analyses are combined in a matrix structure as shown in Table 7.3.

The matrix structure that we examined earlier would take account of these two variables.

■ VERB

call

A square matrix having zeros everywhere except in the principal diagonal is called a diagonal matrix and is clearly symmetric.

embed

These chitin fibres are embedded in matrix materials, making the wall material like a carbon fibre composite.

These apatite crystals are embedded in an organic matrix which is mostly collagen.

form

A more compact way of writing this is where the components form a square matrix: is called a metric tensor.

The disorder is caused by an inherited defect of collagen, long intertwined proteins that form the supporting matrix for bone.

Dot matrix printer-a printer in which each character is formed from a matrix of dots.

show

The McKinsey investment policies shown within the matrix in figure 4.2 can not be sustained literally.

use

We can test this theory by using matrix isolation and then employing standard techniques such as in the study of stable molecules.

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For each window position the scores of the transitions are determined from the matrix .

The matrix approach can be used in connection with large projects.

The adoral shields have glassy concretions embedded within the matrix of the plate.

The disorder is caused by an inherited defect of collagen, long intertwined proteins that form the supporting matrix for bone.

The probability matrix is raised to successively higher powers in much the same way.

Whilst matrix isolation attempts to reproduce this situation, the target molecules are in intimate contact with the matrix material.

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