Pronunciation: (ri-zul'tnt),[key] —adj. 1. that results; following as a result or consequence.
2. resulting from the combination of two or more agents: a resultant force.
—n. 1. Math.,Physics.See vector sum. 2. Math.a determinant the entries of which are the coefficients of each of two polynomials in a specified arrangement and the value of which determines whether the polynomials have a common factor.
3. something that results.