multidimensional array definition

  • noun:
    • A data framework composed of a vector of vectors, regarding a 2-dimensional range, or, in the case of an N-dimensional variety, a vector of multidimensional arrays of level N minus 1, thereby permitting the simulation of a N-dimensional grid of storage areas using an underlying memory structure where storage space is addressed in a linear style.
    • A data construction with the semantics of an array of arrays, all of which may be indexed with values of every information type, often with a supporting syntax built-into a programming language.
    • Any abstraction, usually a memory resident data construction, that covers storage places via an N-dimensional coordinate area.

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