ordered set


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ordered set

n
(Logic) logic maths a sequence of elements that is distinguished from the other sequences of the same element by the order of the elements. Thus <a, b> is not identical with <b, a>
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Between 1901 and 1909, Polish mathematician Felix Hausdorff (1868-1942) published seven papers in which he created a representation theory for ordered sets and investigated sets of real sequences partially ordered by eventual dominance, together with their maximally ordered subsets.