[ dey-di-kind; German dey-duh-kint ]
/ ˈdeɪ dɪ kɪnd; German ˈdeɪ də kɪnt /
Ju·li·us Wil·helm Rich·ard [jool-yuhs wil-helm rich-erd; German yoo-lee-oos vil-helm rikh-ahrt], /ˈdʒul yəs ˈwɪl hɛlm ˈrɪtʃ ərd; German ˈyu liˌʊs ˈvɪl hɛlm ˈrɪx ɑrt/, 1831–1916, German mathematician.
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Words nearby Dedekind
, Dedekind cut
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How to use Dedekind in a sentence
It follows from axioms 1-12 by projection that the Dedekind property is true for all lines.
The last axiom of order is that there exists at least one straight line for which the point order possesses the Dedekind property.
An open series is continuous if it is compact and possesses the Dedekind property.
Thus the definitions of compactness and of the Dedekind property can be at once transferred to a closed series.
British Dictionary definitions for Dedekind
(Julius Wilhelm) Richard (ˈjuːlɪʊs ˈvɪlhɛlm ˈrixɑːt). 1831–1916, German mathematician, who devised a way (the Dedekind cut) of according irrational and rational numbers the same status
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