adjugate


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adjugate

[′aj·ə‚gāt]
(mathematics)
For a matrix A, the matrix obtained by replacing each element of A with the cofactor of the transposed element. Also known as adjoint of a matrix.
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The 5 parastrophes or conjugates or adjugates of (L, [theta) are quasigroups whose binary operations [[theta].
is also a loop(and vice versa) while the other adjugates are quasigroups.