many-valued

[ men-ee-val-yood ]
/ ˈmɛn iˈvæl yud /

adjective Mathematics.

(of a function) having the property that some elements in the domain have more than one image point; multiple-valued.

Nearby words

  1. many is the,
  2. many-headed,
  3. many-one,
  4. many-sided,
  5. many-tailed bandage,
  6. many-valued logic,
  7. many-worlds interpretation,
  8. manyfold,
  9. manyplies,
  10. manzanilla

Compare single-valued.

Origin of many-valued

First recorded in 1930–35

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