scalar product

Noun

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Noun

**scalar product** (*plural* scalar products)

- (
*linear algebra*) The product of two vectors computed as the sum of the corresponding elements of the vectors, or, equivalently, as the product of the magnitudes of the vectors and the cosine of the angle between their directions.

- French: produit scalaire
- German: Skalarprodukt
- Italian: prodotto scalare
- Portuguese: produto escalar
- Russian: скалярное произведе́ние

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