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Cantor set
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noun
,
Mathematics.
1.
the set obtained from the closed interval from 0 to 1 by removing the middle third from the interval, then the middle third from each of the two remaining sets, and continuing the process indefinitely.
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Also called
Cantor ternary set
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Origin of
Cantor set
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after G.
Cantor
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