conjugate complex number

noun

Definition of conjugate complex number

: one of two complex numbers differing only in the sign of the imaginary part

First Known Use of conjugate complex number

circa 1909, in the meaning defined above

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“Conjugate complex number.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/conjugate%20complex%20number. Accessed 28 Feb. 2020.

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