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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

sca′lar prod′uct(n.)

  1. Category: Math

    Ref: inner product . 1

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. scalar product, inner product, dot product(noun)

    a real number (a scalar) that is the product of two vectors


  1. scalar product(Noun)

    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.


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