Bihomogeneous vs Contravariant - What's the difference?

bihomogeneous | contravariant |


As adjectives the difference between bihomogeneous and contravariant

is that bihomogeneous is (mathematics) reversibly homogeneous while contravariant is (category theory|of a functor) which reverses composition.

As a noun contravariant is

a bihomogeneous polynomial in dual variables of x'', ''y'', and the coefficients of some homogeneous form in ''x'', ''y , that is invariant under some group of linear transformations.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

bihomogeneous

English

Adjective

(-)
  • (mathematics) reversibly homogeneous
  • contravariant

    English

    Adjective

    (-)
  • (category theory, of a functor) which reverses composition
  • (computing, programming) Using or relating to contravariance.
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • A bihomogeneous polynomial in dual variables of x'', ''y'', ... and the coefficients of some homogeneous form in ''x'', ''y , ... that is invariant under some group of linear transformations.