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Vector may refer to:
## In mathematics

## In computer science

## In biology

## In business

## In entertainment

### Fictional elements

## Other uses

- Euclidean vector, a geometric entity endowed with both length and direction, an element of a Euclidean vector space
- Coordinate vector, in linear algebra, an explicit representation of an element of any abstract vector space
- Probability vector, in statistics, a vector with non-negative entries that add up to one
- Row vector or column vector, a one-dimensional matrix often representing the solution of a system of linear equations
- Tuple, an ordered list of numbers, sometimes used to represent a vector

- A one-dimensional array
- Vector (STL), a data type in the C++ Standard Template Library
- Dope vector, a data structure used to store information about an array
- Vector processor, a computer processor which works on arrays of several numbers at once
- Vector graphics, images defined by geometric primitives as opposed to bitmaps
- Interrupt vector, the location in memory of an interrupt handling routine
- Vector (malware), methods used by computer viruses and malware to propagate themselves
- Vector-06C, a computer developed in the USSR

- Vector (biology), organism that transmits diseases, infections, or foreign living material
- Vector State Research Center of Virology and Biotechnology
- Vector (molecular biology), vehicle used to transfer genetic material to a target cell
- Plasmid vector
- Viral vector, a virus modified to deliver foreign genetic material into a cell
- Cloning vector
- Expression vector, a plasmid specifically used for protein expression in the target

- Vector Limited, a New Zealand gas and electricity supplier
- Vector Marketing, marketing arm of Alcas Corporation
- Vector Motors, an automobile manufacturer
- Vector W2, a concept car created by Vector Motors

- Vector (novel), a 1999 novel by Robin Cook
- Vector (band), a 1980s New Wave rock band
- Vector Prime, a Star Wars novel written by R. A. Salvatore
- Vectorman, a game for Sega Genesis platform

- Vector the Crocodile, a character in the Sonic the Hedgehog video game series
- Vector (Battle Angel Alita), a character in the Battle Angel Alita manga series
- Vector Sigma, a computer in the Transformers universe
- Septima Vector, a character in the Harry Potter universe
- Vector, a location in the video game Final Fantasy VI
- Vector Industries, an organization in the Xenosaga video game series

- Vector (food), a cereal manufactured by Kellogg's
- Vector (journal), the critical journal of the British Science Fiction Association
- Light verb, or vector, in grammar, a verb participating in complex predication
- Vectors Journal of Culture and Technology in a Dynamic Vernacular, an online journal

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