# Definitions for vector potentialvec·tor po·ten·tial

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1. Vector potential

In vector calculus, a vector potential is a vector field whose curl is a given vector field. This is analogous to a scalar potential, which is a scalar field whose gradient is a given vector field. Formally, given a vector field v, a vector potential is a C 2 {\displaystyle C^{2}} vector field A such that v = ∇ × A . {\displaystyle \mathbf {v} =\nabla \times \mathbf {A} .}

### Numerology

1. Chaldean Numerology

The numerical value of vector potential in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

2. Pythagorean Numerology

The numerical value of vector potential in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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