Noun

- plural form of
*scalar*

Noun

- plural form of
*scalar*

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**scalars**, and in particular applications may be restricted to real or complex numerical values. - Thus every quaternion may be written in the form q = Sq+Vq, where either Sq or Vq may separately vanish; so that ordinary algebraic quantities (or
**scalars**, as we shall call them) and pure vectors may each be regarded as special cases of quaternions. - Combebiac's tri-quaternions, which require the addition of quasi-
**scalars**, independent of one another and of true**scalars**, and analogous to true**scalars**. - To fix a weighted point and a weighted plane in Euclidean space we require 8
**scalars**, and not the 12**scalars**of a tri-quaternion. - Let n, w be two quasi-
**scalars**such that r t e =n, con = w, nw =w 2 = o.

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