term rank

term rank

[′tərm ‚raŋk]
(mathematics)
For a matrix in which each entry is either 0 or 1, the largest number of 1's that can be chosen from the matrix so that no two of them lie in the same row or in the same column.
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The term rank of A is the minimum number of lines (rows and columns) needed to include all nonzero entries of A.
Further, if S is an antinegative semiring then the term rank is a monotone function; that is, if A [less than or equal to] B then t(A) [less than or equal to] t(B).
I have no idea what suppurated actually means but I suspect in this context it is a posh version of the Scottish term rank rotten.
Frequency order (for "all" n = 28 and "Bel = 1" n = 16) Term Gloss Frequency occurrences % all Bel = 1 all Bel = 1 zjaleny green 28 16 100 100 bely white 27 15 96 94 cyrvony red 27 16 96 100 corny black 26 15 93 94 zouty yellow 25 15 89 94 ruzovy pink 25 14 89 88 sini blue 24 13 86 81 blakitny light blue 24 14 86 88 sery/sery gray 23 14 82 88 fijaletovy purple 22 14 79 88 karycnevy brown 15 7 54 44 aranzavy orange 9 5 32 31 bezavy beige 6 1 21 6 haluby light blue 5 4 18 25 zalaty gold 5 3 18 19 bury brown 4 2 14 13 purpurovy(21) purple 4 2 14 13 lilovy lilac 4 3 14 19 salatvy light green 4 3 14 19 srebrany silver 4 3 14 19 biruzovy(22) turquoise 4 0 14 0 hranatovy bright red 3 3 11 19 zolocisty golden 3 1 11 6 Term Rank all (Bel = 1) zjaleny 1.
His treble-winning term ranks among the finest in the club's celebrated history.