Synonyms for determinant

Synonyms for (noun) determinant

Synonyms: causal factor, determinant, determinative, determiner, determining factor

Definition: a determining or causal element or factor

Usage: education is an important determinant of one's outlook on life

Similar words: cognitive factor

Definition: something immaterial (as a circumstance or influence) that contributes to producing a result


Synonyms: determinant

Definition: a square matrix used to solve simultaneous equations

Similar words: square matrix

Definition: a matrix with the same number of rows and columns


Synonyms: antigenic determinant, determinant, epitope

Definition: the site on the surface of an antigen molecule to which an antibody attaches itself

Similar words: site, situation

Definition: physical position in relation to the surroundings

Usage: the sites are determined by highly specific sequences of nucleotides

Synonyms for (adjective) determinant

Synonyms: deciding, determinant, determinative, determining

Definition: having the power or quality of deciding

Usage: the crucial experiment; cast the deciding vote; the determinative (or determinant) battle

Similar words: decisive

Definition: determining or having the power to determine an outcome

Usage: cast the decisive vote; two factors had a decisive influence