# Definition of "loader"

## loader

### noun

*plural*loaders

/ˈloʊdɚ/

### noun

*plural*loaders

/ˈæd͡ʒ.ɔɪnt/

### adjective

*not comparable*(mathematics) Used in certain contexts, in each case involving a pair of transformations, one of which is, or is analogous to, conjugation (either inner automorphism or complex conjugation).

(mathematics, category theory, of a functor) That is related to another functor by an adjunction.

### noun

*plural*adjoints(mathematics, category theory) A functor related to another functor by an adjunction.