Alternant vs Alterant - What's the difference?

alternant | alterant |


As an adjective alternant

is alternating from one row of a matrix to another.

As a noun alternant

is (linguistics) an alternate form or allomorph.

As a verb alterant is

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Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

alternant

English

Adjective

(-)
  • Alternating from one row of a matrix to another.
  • (geology) Composed of alternate layers, like certain rocks.
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • (linguistics) An alternate form or allomorph.
  • (mathematics) A determinant which is an alternating function.
  • Derived terms

    * alternant matrix ----

    alterant

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • Something that causes alteration, that alters.
  • Adjective

    (-)
  • Altering; gradually changing.
  • (Francis Bacon)
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