eigenvalue of a matrix


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Noun1.eigenvalue of a matrix - (mathematics) any number such that a given square matrix minus that number times the identity matrix has a zero determinant
value - a numerical quantity measured or assigned or computed; "the value assigned was 16 milliseconds"
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Empirically, [rho]([lambda]) may be determined by plotting the histogram of eigenvalue of a matrix taken at random with a given probability law (see Figure 1).