# Fourier Transform Definition

noun

An operation that maps a function to its corresponding Fourier series or to an analogous continuous frequency distribution.

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## Other Word Forms of Fourier Transform

### Noun

Singular:

Fourier transform
Plural:

fourier-transforms## Origin of Fourier Transform

Named after Jean Baptiste Joseph Fourier, its inventor

From Wiktionary

After Baron Jean Baptiste Joseph

**Fourier**From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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