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almost disjoint

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
almost disjoint

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Two sets are almost disjoint if their intersection is finite (or small in some other defined sense). A collection of subsets is said to be almost disjoint if they are ...

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Subjects: Pure Mathematics

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