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totally ordered set
noun
,
Mathematics.
1.
a set in which a relation, as “less than or equal to,” holds for all pairs of elements of the set.
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Also called
chain
,
linearly ordered set,
simply ordered set
.
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partially ordered set
,
well-ordered set
.
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totally ordered set
in Technology
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mathematics
A
set
with a
total ordering
.
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010
http://foldoc.org
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