conjugate partition

conjugate partition

[¦kän·jə·gət pär′tish·ən]
(mathematics)
If P is a partition, a conjugate partition of P is a partition that is obtained from P by interchanging the rows and columns in its star diagram.
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where [lambda]' is the transpose of the partition [lambda], often referred to as conjugate partition [9, 10, 18].
lambda]'], where [lambda]' is the transpose of the partition [lambda], often referred to as conjugate partition [9, 10, 18].
lambda]], indexed by the conjugate partition to [lambda].
However, the [omega] operator can be used to collect the compositions which rearrange a given partition so that there exists a bijection between these collections and the collections corresponding to the conjugate partition.