metric function


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Noun1.metric function - a function of a topological space that gives, for any two points in the space, a value equal to the distance between themmetric function - a function of a topological space that gives, for any two points in the space, a value equal to the distance between them
math, mathematics, maths - a science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic of quantity and shape and arrangement
natural philosophy, physics - the science of matter and energy and their interactions; "his favorite subject was physics"
function, mapping, mathematical function, single-valued function, map - (mathematics) a mathematical relation such that each element of a given set (the domain of the function) is associated with an element of another set (the range of the function)
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This contract is to acquire technical support and expertise in the field of metric function points.
In this paper, we introduce a partial ordering on dualistic partial metric spaces utilizing partial metric function and use the same to prove a fixed point theorem for single valued nondecreasing mappings on ordered dualistic partial metric spaces.