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linearly ordered set
noun
,
Mathematics
1.
totally ordered set
.
totally ordered set
noun
,
Mathematics
1.
a set in which a relation, as “less than or equal to,” holds for all pairs of elements of the set.
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Also called
chain
,
linearly ordered set,
simply ordered set
.
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partially ordered set
,
well-ordered set
.
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