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infimum

[ in-fahy-muhm, -fee- ]
/ ɪnˈfaɪ məm, -ˈfi- /
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noun Mathematics.
greatest lower bound. Abbreviation: inf
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Origin of infimum

1935–40; <Latin, noun use of neuter of infimus lowest (superlative of inferus low)
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British Dictionary definitions for infimum

infimum
/ (ˈɪnfɪməm) /

noun plural -ma (-mə)
the greatest lower bound
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