Definition of nabla - Reference.org > Your most extensive resource for Definitions & Translations

Definition of nabla

What is the definition of "nabla"?
  • nablanoun
  • 1. A Hebrew stringed instrument.
    2. The symbol ∇, used to denote the gradient operator.


Use "nabla" in a sentence
  • "I once wrote "nabla" (an Assyrian harp, term was introduced by the very Anglo Saxon Peter Tait) and I got a very antisemitic reaction to the extent that Jews want to turn everything into something Jewish, even math symbols."

    "The standard quantization is that momentum p is replaced with the operator (hbar/i) nabla (nabla is a directional derivative) and E = ihbar &/& t (& = partial)."

    "The real part is the instanton component that is a nabla S nabla I, reflecting the small quantum aspect of the spacetime — eg a WKB type of approximation."

Translate nabla

How to Say "nabla" in:
  • Spanish: nabla
  • German: nabla
  • French: nabla
  • Mandarin: nabla
  • Japanese: nabla

Words Like nabla

NEARBY & RELATED ENTRIES



ALTERNATIVE SEARCHES FOR nabla