from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Either one of a pair of complex numbers whose real parts are identical and whose imaginary parts differ only in sign; for example, 6 + 4i and 6 - 4i are complex conjugates.
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- n. Of a complex number x, the complex number formed by changing the sign of the imaginary part: The complex conjugate of a + bi is a - bi.
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- n. either of two complex numbers whose real parts are identical and whose imaginary parts differ only in sign
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