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tensor is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of tensor in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… unit tensor and the trace of the unit …”

meanings of tensor


  1. A mathematical object that describes linear relations on scalars, vectors, matrices and other algebraic objects, and is represented as a multidimensional array. Hypernym: function.
  2. A norm operation on the quaternion algebra.
  3. A muscle that tightens or stretches a part, or renders it tense.


  1. To compute the tensor product of two tensors.

tensor frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word tensor occurs in english on average 2.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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1) education, science, and technology;

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