[groo-poid] /ˈgru pɔɪd/
an algebraic system closed under a binary operation.
Also called monoid.
Compare (def 9), .
noun 1. Also called group medicine. the practice of medicine by an association of physicians and other health professionals who work together, usually in one suite of offices. 2. any similar practice by an association of professional persons. 3. Law. a system in which legal services are provided by a corporation retaining and paying a […]
noun, Government. 1. representation in a governing body on the basis of interests rather than by geographical location.
- Group separator
character (GS) ASCII character 29. (1996-06-28)
- Group speed
noun 1. (physics) the speed at which energy is propagated in a wave. This is the quantity determined when one measures the distance which the radiation travels in a given time. In a medium in which the speed increases with wavelength the group speed is less than the phase speed, and vice versa