universe of discourse


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universe of discourse

n. Logic
A class containing all the entities referred to in a discourse or argument. Also called universe.

universe of discourse

n
(Logic) logic the complete range of objects, events, attributes, relations, ideas, etc, that are expressed, assumed, or implied in a discussion
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Noun1.universe of discourse - everything stated or assumed in a given discussionuniverse of discourse - everything stated or assumed in a given discussion
cognitive content, mental object, content - the sum or range of what has been perceived, discovered, or learned
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The quotient space theory exists to have under the premise of topologic relations to conduct the research in universe of discourse elements, namely the universe of discourse is a topological space, but the universe of discourse of random theory is only the set of points of the object, among the elements the topologic relations not within the consideration, these differences have certain influence to the problem solving.
a subset of R, be the universe of discourse on which intuitionistic fuzzy sets [f.
The angle should be partitioned in the universe of discourse [-180[degrees] 180[degrees]], and the setting is defined by seven membership functions: negative big (NB), negative medium (NM), negative small (NS), zero (Z), positive small (PS), positive medium (PM), and positive big (PB) as shown in Figure 6.
9 [6] A neutrosophic set A on the universe of discourse X is defined as
We are currently pushed into a universe of discourse where one is expected to establish a position on one side or another of this dichotomy.
It can be observed directly from the table that depending on the function a person may have different degrees of membership for the same universe of discourse.
In general, in a universe of discourse U, let's have an (n -D)-set S and a point P.
Nevertheless, Basser challenges scholarship's uncritical preference for early materials to exclusively reflect the gospel's context by also asserting the value of later texts that, he argues, interact with it in a "shared symbolic universe of discourse in common contexts" (p.
As will be explained later in relation to the narrative itself, one's universe of discourse blinds one to other universes of discourse.
To make all the universe of discourse positive, add different positive constants to the differences.
2] be fuzzy sets on the universe of discourse X with [absolute value of X] < [infinity] and [A.
This algorithm involves the process of arranging the membership functions of a linguistic variable in orderly manner across universe of discourse.