relative topology


noun Mathematics.

a topology of a subset of a topological space, obtained by intersecting the subset with every open set in the topology of the space.

Nearby words

  1. relative pronoun,
  2. relative scotoma,
  3. relative specificity,
  4. relative temperature scale,
  5. relative to,
  6. relative wind,
  7. relatively,
  8. relatively prime numbers,
  9. relativeness,
  10. relativism

Also called induced topology, subspace topology.

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