transpose

See also: transposé

EnglishEdit

 
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Etymology 1Edit

From Old French transposer, from Latin transpositus (perfect passive participle), from Latin transponere (to put across), from trans (across) + ponere (to put).

PronunciationEdit

  • (US) enPR: trănzpōz', IPA(key): /tɹænzˈpəʊz/
  • (UK) enPR: tränspōz', IPA(key): /tɹɑːnsˈpəʊz/
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VerbEdit

transpose (third-person singular simple present transposes, present participle transposing, simple past and past participle transposed)

  1. (transitive) To reverse or change the order of (two or more things); to swap or interchange.
  2. (transitive, music) To rewrite or perform (a piece) in another key.
  3. (transitive, algebra) To move (a term) from one side of an algebraic equation to the other, reversing the sign of the term.
    Synonyms: reduce, cancel
  4. (transitive, linear algebra) To rearrange elements in a matrix, by interchanging their respective row and column positional indicators.
  5. (transitive, law, chiefly of the European Union) To give force to a directive by passing appropriate implementation measures.
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AdjectiveEdit

transpose (comparative more transpose, superlative most transpose)

  1. (adjective, linear algebra) A matrix with the characteristic of having been transposed from a given matrix.

NounEdit

transpose (plural transposes)

  1. (adjective, linear algebra) The resulting matrix, derived from performing a transpose operation on a given matrix.
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Etymology 2Edit

From the verb.

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NounEdit

transpose (plural transposes)

  1. (linear algebra) The process of rearranging elements in a matrix, by interchanging their respective row and column positional indicators.
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transpose

  1. first-person singular present indicative of transposer
  2. third-person singular present indicative of transposer
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of transposer
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of transposer
  5. second-person singular imperative of transposer

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transpose

  1. third-person singular past historic of transporre

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