Meaning of TENSOR in English

TENSOR

[ten.sor] n [NL, fr. L tendere] (ca. 1704) 1: a muscle that stretches a part

2: a generalized vector with more than three components each of which is a function of the coordinates of an arbitrary point in space of an appropriate number of dimensions

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