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partial ordering
Word Origin
noun
,
Mathematics
1.
a relation defined on a set, having the properties that each element is in relation to itself, the relation is transitive, and if two elements are in relation to each other, the two elements are equal.
Origin of
partial ordering
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1940-1945
1940-45
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partial ordering
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Word Value for
partial
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