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  • n. A basis for a vector space consisting entirely of eigenvectors.

Etymologies

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eigen- +‎ basis

Examples

  • There is a preferred basis for calculating thermodynamic entropy, I suspect, and it’s the only one I’ve ever heard used - the eigenbasis of the Hamiltonian, or states of definite energy.

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