Definition of Affine in English :

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Affine meaning in English

Meaning of Affine in English

Pronunciation of Affine in English

Affine pronunciation in English

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Affine

see synonyms of affine

Noun

1. affine

(anthropology) kin by marriage

Adjective

2. affine

(mathematics) of or pertaining to the geometry of affine transformations

3. affinal, affine

(anthropology) related by marriage

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Affine

see synonyms of affine
adjective
mathematics
of, characterizing, or involving transformations which preserve collinearity, esp in classical geometry, those of translation, rotation and reflection in an axis

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Affine

see synonyms of affine
noun
a person related by marriage
adjective
Ancient Mathematics
of or having to do with projecting or mapping a geometric figure on a second plane or surface so that the new image retains the original parallel straight lines while being shifted, stretched, etc.

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Affine

see synonyms of affine
adj.
Mathematics
1. Of or relating to a transformation of coordinates that is equivalent to a linear transformation followed by a translation.
2. Of or relating to the geometry of affine transformations.

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