pure imaginary

noun

Definition of pure imaginary

: a complex number that is solely the product of a real number other than zero and the imaginary unit

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pure imaginary adjective

First Known Use of pure imaginary

1947, in the meaning defined above

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“Pure imaginary.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pure%20imaginary. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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