bijective

/ (baɪˈdʒɛktɪv) /

adjective

maths (of a function, relation, etc) associating two sets in such a way that every member of each set is uniquely paired with a member of the otherthe mapping from the set of married men to the set of married women is bijective in a monogamous society

Nearby words

  1. bihzad,
  2. biisk,
  3. bijagos islands,
  4. bijapur,
  5. bijection,
  6. bijou,
  7. bijouterie,
  8. bijugate,
  9. bikaner,
  10. bike

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