a yam plant, Dioscorea hastifolia, native to SW Australia that has edible tubers
to be close to or in contact with; abut on: His property adjoins the lake. to attach or append; affix. to be in connection or contact: the point where the estates adjoin. Historical Examples Our homes on Long Island adjoined and I handled most of his legal affairs. Astounding Stories of Super-Science, October, 1930 Various […]
being in contact at some point or line; located next to another; bordering; contiguous: the adjoining room; a row of adjoining town houses. to be close to or in contact with; abut on: His property adjoins the lake. to attach or append; affix. to be in connection or contact: the point where the estates adjoin. […]
a square matrix obtained from a given square matrix and having the property that its product with the given matrix is equal to the determinant of the given matrix times the identity matrix. Also called Hermitian conjugate, transposed conjugate. the matrix obtained from a given matrix by interchanging rows and columns and by replacing each […]
- Adjoint differential equation
a differential equation obtained from a given differential equation and having the property that any solution of one equation is an integrating factor of the other.