What is the difference between Curette and Scalar?

The difference between curette and scalar

is that "curette" is a spoon-shaped surgical instrument for cleaning a diseased surface and "scalar" is having magnitude but not direction.

curette

scalar

Noun

  • A spoon-shaped surgical instrument for cleaning a diseased surface.

Verb

  • (transitive, medicine) To scrape with a curette.

Adjective

  • (mathematics) Having magnitude but not direction
  • (computer science) Consisting of a single value (e.g. integer or string) rather than multiple values (e.g. array)
  • Of, or relating to scale
  • (music) Of or pertaining to a musical scale.

Noun

  • (mathematics) A quantity that has magnitude but not direction; compare vector
  • (electronics) An amplifier whose output is a constant multiple of its input