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Adjective

scalar (not comparable)

Positive
scalar

Comparative
not comparable

Superlative
none (absolute)

  1. (mathematics) Having magnitude but not direction
  2. Of, or relating to scale

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Noun

Singular
scalar

Plural
{{{1}}}

scalar ({{{1}}})
  1. (mathematics) A quantity that has magnitude but not direction; compare vector
  2. (electronics) An amplifier whose output is a constant multiple of its input

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