symmetric matrix

noun

: a matrix that is its own transpose

Word History

First Known Use

circa 1949, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of symmetric matrix was circa 1949

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“Symmetric matrix.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/symmetric%20matrix. Accessed 22 Jul. 2024.

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