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- n. A standard or normal presentation of a mathematical entity
- n. Any of a set of representations of the resonance structure of a molecule each of which contributes to the real structure; a contributing structure
- n. (rare) dictionary form. a basic form of a word used as a dictionary entry.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. the simples or most symmetrical form to which all functions of the same class can be reduced without lose of generality.
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