anticommute

anticommute

[‚an·tē·kə′myüt]
(mathematics)
Two operators anticommute if their anticommutator is equal to zero.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Bosons commute and as seen from (1) above, only the symmetric part contributes, while fermions anticommute and only the antisymmetric part contributes.
Any sixth matrix does not anticommute with all these five.
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