Meaning of MATRIX in English

MATRIX

(matrices)

1.

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

...the ~ of their culture.

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2.

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

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