euler's circles

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Euler's circles (ˈɔɪləz)
 
pl n
logic Compare Venn diagram a diagram in which the terms of categorial statements are represented by circles whose inclusion in one another represents the inclusion of the extensions of the terms in one another
 
[named after Leonhard Euler]

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