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simply-connected
[
sim
-plee-k
uh
-nek-tid]
/ˈsɪm pli kəˌnɛk tɪd/
IPA
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Word Origin
adjective
,
Mathematics
1.
(of a set or domain) having a connected complement.
2.
(of a set or domain) having the property that every simple closed curve in the set can be shrunk to a point without intersecting the boundary of the set.
Origin of
simply-connected
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1930-1935
1930-35
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