One encounters tensors in physics writings about SR, GR and relativistic QM. But physicists do not seem to describe tensors in a precise, purely mathematical way. Is there a precise,(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); definition of the same tensors that physicists refer to? Thanks in advance.purely mathematical

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# Mathematical Definition of Tensor?

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