antisymmetric tensor

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antisymmetric tensor

[¦an·tē·si¦me·trik ′ten·sər]
(mathematics)
A tensor in which interchanging two indices of an element changes the sign of the element.
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If we define a second-rank anti-symmetric tensor B by
i], a Pfaffian p-form [omega] is the completely anti-symmetric tensor field
mu];v] is a combination of symmetric and anti-symmetric tensors.

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