Singular may refer to:
- Singular number, in grammar, a term for words denoting a unit quantity, as opposed to the plural and other forms
- SINGULAR, an open source Computer Algebra System (CAS)
- A group of boar
- Singular matrix, a matrix that is not invertible
- Singular measure, a measure or probability distribution whose support has zero Lebesgue (or other) measure
- Singular cardinal, an infinite cardinal number that is not a regular cardinal
- The property of a singularity or singular point in various meanings; see Singularity (disambiguation)
Other articles related to "singular":
... The Huata District is divided into 1 village (Spanish pueblos, singular pueblo), 6 hamlets (Spanish caseríos, singular caserío) and 40 (Spanish anexos ...
... ACC.PL plural accompanitive ACC.SG singular accompanitive BR basic root CONST construct suffix DISTPAST distant past DL dual ES echo subject EXCL exclusive FUT future ...
... In linear algebra the generalized singular value decomposition (GSVD) is a matrix decomposition more general than the singular value decomposition ... The ratios are analogous to the singular values ... important special case, where is square and invertible, they are the singular values, and and are the matrices of singular vectors, of the matrix ...
... Use of singular they, incorrect according to many sources, especially older or traditional ones, but accepted by later editions of The Chicago Manual of Style) A boss should treat ... “ Most of the Usage Panelists reject the use of they with singular antecedents ... members do seem to distinguish between singular nouns, such as the typical student, and pronouns that are grammatically singular but semantically ...
Famous quotes containing the word singular:
“Not from this anger, anticlimax after
Refusal struck her loin and the lame flower
Bent like a beast to lap the singular floods....”
—Dylan Thomas (19141953)
“mouth to mouth, the covers
pulled over our shoulders
we drowse as horses drowse afield,
in accord; though the fall cold
surrounds our warm bed, and though
by day we are singular and often lonely.”
—Denise Levertov (b. 1923)
“The singular passion
Abides its object and consumes desire
In the circling shadow of its appetite.”
—Allen Tate (18991979)