latent root

noun

Definition of latent root

: an eigenvalue of a matrix

First Known Use of latent root

1883, in the meaning defined above

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“Latent root.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/latent%20root. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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