Definition of Affine. Meaning of Affine. Synonyms of Affine

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Definition of Affine

Affine
Affine Af*fine", v. t. [F. affiner to refine; ? (L. ad) + fin fine. See Fine.] To refine. [Obs.] --Holland.

Meaning of Affine from wikipedia

- geometry, an affine transformation, affine map or an affinity (from the Latin, affinis, "connected with") is a function between affine spaces which preserves...
- Affine may refer to: Affine cipher, a special case of the more general substitution cipher Affine combination, a certain kind of constrained linear combination...
- In mathematics, an affine space is a geometric structure that generalizes some of the properties of Euclidean spaces in such a way that these are independent...
- The affine cipher is a type of monoalphabetic substitution cipher, wherein each letter in an alphabet is mapped to its numeric equivalent, encrypted using...
- In the branch of mathematics called differential geometry, an affine connection is a geometric object on a smooth manifold which connects nearby tangent...
- In mathematics, affine geometry is what remains of Euclidean geometry when not using (mathematicians often say "when forgetting") the metric notions of...
- irreducible affine algebraic set is also called an affine variety.:3 (Many authors use the phrase affine variety to refer to any affine algebraic set...
- In algebraic geometry, an affine variety over an algebraically closed field k is the zero-locus in the affine n-space k n {\displaystyle k^{n}} of some...
- mathematics, the affine hull of a set S in Euclidean space Rn is the smallest affine set containing S, or equivalently, the intersection of all affine sets containing...
- Affine algebra may refer to: Affine Lie algebra, a type of Kac–Moody algebras The Lie algebra of the affine group Finitely-generated algebra Affine Hecke...
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