Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L., a bearer, carrier. fr. vehere, vectum, to carry
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L.,—vehĕre, vectum, to convey.
In literature:
A Short Treatise on Vector Analysis.
"Mr. Edward Arnold's New and Popular Books, December, 1901"
There are at least fifty vectors, all pointing in different directions.
"Masters of Space" by Edward Elmer Smith
I, Captain Binkar Morancos, am assigned to the 334th Vector, which is presently under the orders of the Commander, Sector Nine.
"Indirection" by Everett B. Cole
The Radius Vector is the imaginary straight line joining the centres of the sun and the earth or planet.
"Aether and Gravitation" by William George Hooper
They concerned the error of the radius vector.
"Pioneers of Science" by Oliver Lodge
The position of the particle with respect to the origin is determined by the magnitude and direction of this vector.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 3" by Various
The thrust vector is unknown.
"Industrial Revolution" by Poul William Anderson
If there's an animal vector to the disease, we've never discovered it.
"The Planet Savers" by Marion Zimmer Bradley
But the changed vectors had already done their damage to both ship and heading.
"Deepfreeze" by Robert Donald Locke
The room-clerk reported that Mr. J. P. Turner was registered to room 408, but in "J" vector, not "H".
"Forsyte's Retreat" by Winston Marks
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In poetry:
Poet,oracle and wit
Like unsuccessful anglers by
Th ponds of apperception sit,
Baiting with the wrong request
The vectors of their interest;
At nightfall tell the angler's lie.
"The Waters" by W H Auden
In news:
Billings Air Service has awarded a contract to Vector Aerospace Helicopter Services North America-Langley (Booth No 2922) to complete a shortening modification on a Sikorsky S-61 helicopter.
You can simplify the process of measuring crossed cylinders by applying the principles of vector analysis to optics.
Mosquito and Vector Control District schedules more spraying.
Laser Vector Technique Measures 3D Volumetric Positioning Errors.
Vector & Hippotizer Duet On X Factor – Battle Of The Stars.
Vector Security named video integrator of the year.
Jeff Schulz, Video Project Specialist, and Jim Rao, Director of Video Technology, Vector Security, Inc.
the red vectors represent the fastest winds, while blue vectors stand for slower winds.
Vector Fabrics Joins ARM Connected Community.
Vector Solo 85kV Waterborne.
Designed to increase user comfort and reduce fatigue, the Vector Solo cordless guns offer portability and improved flexibility to enhance movement.
Content tagged with " vector ".
Together, the X, Y, Z and I, J, K coordinates form vectors that define tool position and orientation.
One of the roles of the postprocessor in five-axis programming is to relate these vectors to the corresponding pivot points in the actual machine structure.
"This isn't going to work," you say aloud as you roll out on the assigned vector and prepare to shoot the approach.
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In science:
In a spacetime with nonmetricity, the length of a vector changes if we parallely transport the vector along a curve whose tangent vector is X .
On the solutions of the Cartan equation in Metric Affine Gravity
The vector x1 can be expressed as a linear combination of the vectors δv (v ∈ V ), which means that there is a vector y ∈ RV so that x1 = M y .
Determining the Genus of a Map by Local Observation of a Simple Random Process
That is, ﬁx the magnitude B in the vector ﬁeld B = Bn while performing the average over all realizations of the direction vector ﬁeld n permitted by the vector equation (7).
Intermittency and the passive nature of the magnitude of the magnetic field
Derivatives of vector ﬁelds are given by the commutator: the vector ﬁeld hb along the local integral curve of vector ﬁeld ha .
Spin and Anholonomy in General Relativity
We can therefore examine basis vectors that do not break the gauge symmetries 1,2χj,j+1 , (y , ω | ¯y, ¯ω), ¯ψ 1,···,5 , ¯ηj } = 1 further, i.e. basis vectors of the form bj , with {ψµ for some selection of (y , ω | ¯y, ¯ω) = 1 assignments such that the additional vectors bj produce massless SO(10) spinorials.
On the Number of Chiral Generations in Z2 X Z2 Orbifolds
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