Meaning of DETERMINANT in English

DETERMINANT

adj serving to determine or limit; determinative.

2. determinant ·noun that which serves to determine; that which causes determination.

3. determinant ·noun the sum of a series of products of several numbers, these products being formed according to certain specified laws.

4. determinant ·noun a mark or attribute, attached to the subject or predicate, narrowing the extent of both, but rendering them more definite and precise.

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