mathematical space


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Noun1.mathematical space - (mathematics) any set of points that satisfy a set of postulates of some kindmathematical space - (mathematics) any set of points that satisfy a set of postulates of some kind; "assume that the topological space is finite dimensional"
infinite, space - the unlimited expanse in which everything is located; "they tested his ability to locate objects in space"; "the boundless regions of the infinite"
math, mathematics, maths - a science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic of quantity and shape and arrangement
set - (mathematics) an abstract collection of numbers or symbols; "the set of prime numbers is infinite"
subspace - a space that is contained within another space
null space - a space that contains no points; and empty space
manifold - a set of points such as those of a closed surface or an analogue in three or more dimensions
metric space - a set of points such that for every pair of points there is a nonnegative real number called their distance that is symmetric and satisfies the triangle inequality
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Complex Data constitute data where the basic object of observation cannot be described in the standard Euclidean context of statistics, but rather needs to be thought of as an element of an abstract mathematical space with special properties.
The former is not to be confused with the notion of vector that is only definable in a mathematical space.
The observer has a certain set of data; these can be said to define an abstract mathematical space, the "data space.

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