empty set

[ĕmptē]

Mathematics The set that has no members or elements.

Nearby words

  1. empty calories,
  2. empty cow,
  3. empty morph,
  4. empty nest,
  5. empty nester,
  6. empty suit,
  7. empty word,
  8. empty-handed,
  9. empty-headed,
  10. empty-nest syndrome

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