matriz

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin mātrīx (dam; womb), mātrīcis, from māter (mother), from Proto-Indo-European *méh₂tēr, *mother.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

matriz f (plural matrizes)

  1. source; origin; mother
  2. (mathematics) matrix (rectangular arrangement of numbers)
  3. (computing) matrix (two-dimensional array)
  4. head office
  5. (anatomy) womb; uterus
  6. mould (hollow form for shaping fluid)
  7. engraved block of wood or medal used in printing
  8. stencil (perforated sheet through which ink can be forced)
  9. (cytology) extracellular matrix
  10. a church which has other churches and chapels under its jurisdiction

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Derived termsEdit

  • igreja matriz
  • Matriz
  • matriz cartilaginosa
  • matriz de unha
  • matriz simétrica
  • matriz transposta
  • matriz ungueal

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin mātrīx, mātrīcis.

NounEdit

matriz f (plural matrices)

  1. matrix
  2. womb, uterus

Derived termsEdit

Last modified on 26 March 2014, at 05:32