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Hausdorff space

[hous-dawrf, houz-]
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noun Mathematics.
  1. a topological space in which each pair of points can be separated by two disjoint open sets containing the points.
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Origin of Hausdorff space

named after Felix Hausdorff (1868–1942), German mathematician, who first described it
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