pseudoscalar

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pseudoscalar

(ˌsjuːdəʊˈskeɪlə)
n
(Mathematics) maths a variable quantity that has magnitude but not direction and is an odd function of the coordinates. Compare pseudovector, scalar1, tensor2, vector1
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