Definition of bilinear in English:


Line breaks: bi|lin¦ear
Pronunciation: /bʌɪˈlɪnɪə


  • 1 rare Relating to or contained by two straight lines.
  • 2Relating to or denoting a function of two variables that is linear and homogeneous in both independently.
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    • Bromwich also made useful contributions to quadratic and bilinear forms and many consider his algebraic work to be his finest.
    • Along with a team of mathematicians, Gottman has developed what he calls bilinear influence functions.
    • D' Ovidio also included in these lectures results of Veronese on projective geometry and of Weierstrass on bilinear and quadratic forms.

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