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re·sul·tant

 (rĭ-zŭl′tənt)
adj.
Issuing or following as a consequence or result.
n.
1. Something that results; an outcome.
2. Mathematics A single vector that is the equivalent of a set of vectors.

re·sul′tant·ly adv.

resultant

(rɪˈzʌltənt)
adj
that results; resulting
n
1. (Mathematics) maths physics a single vector that is the vector sum of two or more other vectors
2. (General Physics) maths physics a single vector that is the vector sum of two or more other vectors

re•sult•ant

(rɪˈzʌl tnt)

adj.
1. following as a result or consequence.
2. resulting from the combination of two or more agents.
n.
3. something that results.
[1400–50; late Middle English: sum, n. use of Latin resultant-, s. of resultāns, present participle of resultāre. See result, -ant]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.resultant - the final point in a processresultant - the final point in a process  
degree, stage, level, point - a specific identifiable position in a continuum or series or especially in a process; "a remarkable degree of frankness"; "at what stage are the social sciences?"
2.resultant - something that results; "he listened for the results on the radio"
conclusion, ending, finish - event whose occurrence ends something; "his death marked the ending of an era"; "when these final episodes are broadcast it will be the finish of the show"
denouement - the outcome of a complex sequence of events
deal - the type of treatment received (especially as the result of an agreement); "he got a good deal on his car"
decision - the outcome of a game or contest; "the team dropped three decisions in a row"
decision - (boxing) a victory won on points when no knockout has occurred; "had little trouble in taking a unanimous decision over his opponent"
aftermath, consequence - the outcome of an event especially as relative to an individual
just deserts, poetic justice - an outcome in which virtue triumphs over vice (often ironically)
separation - the termination of employment (by resignation or dismissal)
sequel, subsequence - something that follows something else
worst - the least favorable outcome; "the worst that could happen"
3.resultant - a vector that is the sum of two or more other vectors
vector - a variable quantity that can be resolved into components
Adj.1.resultant - following or accompanying as a consequence; "an excessive growth of bureaucracy, with attendant problems"; "snags incidental to the changeover in management"; "attendant circumstances"; "the period of tension and consequent need for military preparedness"; "the ensuant response to his appeal"; "the resultant savings were considerable"
subsequent - following in time or order; "subsequent developments"

resultant

noun
Translations
výsledný

resultant

[rɪˈzʌltənt] ADJresultante

resultant

[rɪˈzʌltənt] adjrésultant(e)

resultant

adjresultierend, sich daraus ergebend
n (Phys) → Resultierende f

resultant

[rɪˈzʌltnt]
1. adj (frm) → risultante, conseguente
2. n (Phys, Math) → risultante m/f
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Ned, who was walking along in the darkness, clapped his open hand down on Tom's magazine he was carrying home to read again, and the resultant noise was a sharp crack.
The factor of the Grandmother's appearance in place of the hourly expected telegram to announce her death(with, of course, resultant legacies) had so upset the whole scheme of intentions and projects that it was with a decided feeling of apprehension and growing paralysis that the conspirators viewed any future performances of the old lady at roulette.
Philander, never what one might call robust, was worn to the shadow of a shadow through the ceaseless worry and mental distraction resultant from his Herculean efforts to safeguard the professor.
They do not recognize it as a power inherent in heroes and rulers, but as the resultant of a multiplicity of variously directed forces.
Then he returned the dial to its place, set the pointer, and removed it again to note the resultant change in the position of the parts affected by the act.