covariant

Adjective

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Adjective

**covariant** (*not comparable*)

- (
*category theory*) (Of a functor) which preserves composition. - (
*object-oriented programming*) Using or relating to covariance.

- French: covariant
- Portuguese: covariante

- French: covariant

**covariant** (*plural* covariants)

- (
*algebra*) A bihomogeneous polynomial in*x*,*y*, ... and the coefficients of some homogeneous form in*x*,*y*, ... that is invariant under some group of linear transformations. - (
*algebra*) The variety defined by a covariant.

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