inverses English
Noun
(head)
Verb
(head)
(inverse)
Anagrams
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inversed English
Verb
(head)
(inverse)
Anagrams
*
inverse English
Adjective
( )
Opposite in effect or nature or order
reverse, opposite in order
(botany) Inverted; having a position or mode of attachment the reverse of that which is usual.
(mathematics) Having the properties of an inverse; said with reference to any two operations, which, when both are performed in succession upon any quantity, reproduce that quantity.
 Multiplication is the inverse operation to division.
(linguistics, KiowaTanoan) A grammatical number marking that indicates the opposite grammatical number (or numbers) of the default number specification of noun class.
(category theory) A morphism which is both a left inverse and a right inverse.
Derived terms
* inverse function
* inversely
Related terms
* inversion
* inversive
* reverse
Noun
( en noun)
The opposite of a given, due to contrary nature or effect.
:: ''Deposing is the inverse of installing, and vice versa
The reverse version of a procedure.
 Removing one's shoes is the inverse of putting one's shoes on
(mathematics) The inverse of an element x'' with respect to a binary operation is an element that when combined with ''x yields the appropriate identity element.
 The additive inverse of x is x as, x + x = 0 where 0 is the additive identity element.
 The multiplicative inverse of x is x^{1} as, x * x^{1} = 1 where 1 is the multiplicative identity element.
 ''The compositional inverse of a function f is f^{–1} as, f f^{–1} is the identity function (ie f^{–1}(f(a)) = a for all a).
(logic) A statement constructed from the negatives of the premise and conclusion of some other statement: ~p ? ~q is the inverse of p ? q.
Verb
(invers)
(surveying) To compute the bearing and distance between two points.
Antonyms
* compute (a point).
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