ordered n tuple

ordered n-tuple

noun
Mathematics, See under n-tuple.

Origin:
1960–65

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n-tuple

[en-too-puhl, -tyoo-, -tuhp-uhl; en-too-puhl, -tyoo-]
noun Mathematics.
a set of n objects or quantities, where n is an integer, especially such a set arranged in a specified order (ordered n-tuple)

Origin:
N (symbol, def. 5) + -tuple (extracted from words such as quintuple, octuple)

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n-tuple
 
n
logic, maths an ordered set of n elements

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