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Line breaks: pre|multi¦ply
Pronunciation: /priːˈmʌltɪplʌɪ

Definition of premultiply in English:

verb (premultiplies, premultiplying, premultiplied)

[with object] Mathematics
Multiply (a vector, matrix, or element of a group) non-commutatively by a preceding factor.
Example sentences
  • In my last project i ran across a problem trying to premultiply in fusion.



Pronunciation: /-ˈkɛɪʃ(ə)n/
Example sentences
  • A method and apparatus for handling alpha premultiplication is described.

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