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A spectrum is a condition or value that is not limited to a specific set of values but can vary infinitely within a continuum.

Spectrum may refer more specifically to:

In physical sciences
Proper nouns
  • The ZX Spectrum, an early British home computer
  • IEEE Spectrum, a magazine
  • Spectrum (magazine), published by the Seventh-day Adventist Church
  • Spectrum Value Partners, a management consulting firm
  • Spectrum (band), an Australian group of the 1970s led by Mike Rudd
  • Spectrum, a band headed by Peter Kember
  • The Smith Spectrum, a sports arena in Logan, Utah, U.S.A.
  • The Wachovia Spectrum, formerly The Spectrum, a sports arena in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.
  • Guildford Spectrum, a leisure complex in Guildford, England
  • Spectrum London, UK, an art gallery
  • The Gaylactic Spectrum Awards or Spectrums, a literary award
  • Spectrum (album), debut album of fusion drummer, Billy Cobham
In social and medical sciences
  • The economic spectrum
  • The political spectrum of opinion
  • A spectrum disorder, in psychiatry
In mathematics
  • The spectrum of a matrix, in linear algebra
  • The spectrum of an operator, in functional analysis (a generalisation of the spectrum of a matrix)
  • The spectrum of a ring, in commutative algebra
  • The spectrum of a C*-algebra
  • A spectrum (homotopy theory)
  • The Stone space of Boolean algebra
  • The spectrum of a theory, in mathematical logic


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