- of or relating to an algebraic system, as a field with an order relation defined on it, in which every set of elements of the system has a least upper bound.
- of or relating to a set in which every fundamental sequence converges to an element of the set.Compare fundamental sequence.
- (of a lattice) having the property that every subset has a least upper bound and a greatest lower bound.
verb (used with object), com·plet·ed, com·plet·ing.
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Round and round in circles, no loose ends left over, and it all made for a comforting sense of completeness.What It Was Like to Watch the Beatles Become the Beatles—Nik Cohn Remembers|Nik Cohn|February 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
For completeness, one must also consider the large group of people—the hay-fever crowd—who are allergic to mold.
But now she felt the completeness of a nature clothed in armour that rendered it impregnable.The Garden Of Allah|Robert Hichens
Still more surprising is the elegance and completeness of the decoration.A history of art in ancient Egypt, Vol. I (of 2)|Georges Perrot
The narration, with any approach to completeness, of the story of the campaign against Vicksburg would require a volume.Ulysses S. Grant|Walter Allen
He had the revelation in part; we have it in its completeness.
And then she noted a startling lack of completeness in the bride's hand.Excuse Me!|Rupert Hughes