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axiom of choice
noun
,
Mathematics.
1.
the axiom of set theory that given any collection of disjoint sets, a set can be so constructed that it contains one element from each of the given sets.
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Also called
Zermelo's axiom
;
especially British,
multiplicative axiom
.
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