# conjugate numbers

conjugate numbers
Math.
the set of roots of an algebraic equation that cannot be factored.
[1905-10]

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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• conjugate — conjugable /kon jeuh geuh beuhl/, adj. conjugably, adv. conjugative, adj. conjugator, n. v. /kon jeuh gayt /; adj., n. /kon jeuh git, gayt /, v., conjugated, conjugating, adj., n. v.t. 1. Gram. a. to inflect (a verb) …   Universalium

• conjugate — con•ju•gate v. [[t]ˈkɒn dʒəˌgeɪt[/t]] adj., n. [[t]ˈkɒn dʒə gɪt, ˌgeɪt[/t]] v. gat•ed, gat•ing, adj. n. 1) gram. a) to recite or display all or some subsets of the inflected forms of (a verb) in a fixed order: to conjugate the present tense of… …   From formal English to slang

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