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non‐symmetric ((of a relation))

Christopher Clapham and James Nicholson

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Mathematics

Fifth edition

Published in print January 2014 | ISBN: 9780199679591
Published online September 2014 | e-ISBN: 9780191759024
non‐symmetric ((of a relation))

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Not *symmetric, or *asymmetric, or *antisymmetric. The relation has to hold for some pairs in both orders, and hold for only one order for some other pairs, i.e. there exist elements ...

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Subjects: Pure Mathematics

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