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Definition of the noun Alternativity

What does Alternativity mean as a name of something?


  1. A characteristic of something having alternative connotations, akin to the representation of choice between two or more possibilities.
  2. [mathematics] A term of magma used to describe identifiable properties in an algebraic structure.


Alternativity: W algebrze o grupoidzie mówi się, że jest lewostronnie alternatywny, jeśli dla każdego i w oraz prawostronnie alternatywny, jeśli dla każdego i w . O grupoidzie będącym zarazem lewo- jak i prawostronnie alternatywnym mówi się krótko, iż jest alternatywny.

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Google previewPsychology (1871)

Or, The Science of Mind by Oliver Spencer Munsell

Alternativity is a Condition Precedent of Possible Action. — In other words, under no possible circumstances can the soul be constrained to put forth a volition where but one single act of volition is possible to it. This principle is decisively ...

Google previewMathematical Evolutions (2002)

by Abe Shenitzer, John Stillwell

Alternativity is a characteristic property of O by the following result of Zorn from 1930: a finite-dimensional alternative division algebra over R is = R, C, H or O. Thus the octonion projective plane OP2 is exceptional, simply because O is.

Google previewImpossibility Fiction (1996)

Alternativity, Extrapolation, Speculation by Derek Littlewood, Peter Stockwell

Alternativity is a fundamental comparative strategy used to perceive and make sense of the sensory world around.

Google previewQualitative Computing (2012)

A Computational Journey Into Nonlinearity by Françoise Chatelin

Alternativity is a property which is enjoyed by proportionally fewer and fewer vectors as k increases from 3. We therefore look at less demanding properties which are particular (local), as opposed to universal (global). Definition 2.7.1. (1) w is ...

Google previewHistorical Encyclopedia of Natural and Mathematical Sciences (2009)

by Ari Ben-Menahem

= A2B ( alternativity property) A*(AB) = (A*A)B = N(A)B Since octonions do not form an associative algebra, they cannot be represented directly by matrices. The following ...



The theorem is true even more generally: alternativity suffices in place of associativity. The binomial theorem ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Social Movement Media (2011)

by John D. H. Downing

Qué hay de nuevo viejo, alternatividad y clases sociales [What's new and old, alternativity and social classes]. Cuadernos Críticos de Comunicación y Cultura, 1. Mattelart, A., & Piemme, J.-M. (1981). La televisión alternativa [Alternative ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of American Poetry: The Nineteenth Century (2014)

The Nineteenth Century by Eric L. Haralson

and Impossibility Fiction: Alternativity, ...

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Alternativity Meaning

Video shows what alternativity means. A characteristic of something having alternative connotations, akin to the representation of choice between two or more ...

Scrabble value of A1L1T1E1R1N1A1T1I1V4I1T1Y4

The value of this 13-letter word is 19 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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