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A set of all pairs of elements (x, y) that can be constructed from given sets, X and Y, such that x belongs to X and y to Y.
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1. (Mathematics) maths logic the set of all ordered pairs of members of two given sets. The product A × B is the set of all pairs <a, b> where a is a member of A and b is a member of B. Also called: cross product
2. (Logic) maths logic the set of all ordered pairs of members of two given sets. The product A × B is the set of all pairs <a, b> where a is a member of A and b is a member of B. Also called: cross product
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|Noun||1.||Cartesian product - the set of elements common to two or more sets; "the set of red hats is the intersection of the set of hats and the set of red things"|
set - a group of things of the same kind that belong together and are so used; "a set of books"; "a set of golf clubs"; "a set of teeth"
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