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A number that is greater than or equal to every number in a given set of real numbers.
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|Noun||1.||upper bound - (mathematics) a number equal to or greater than any other number in a given set|
math, mathematics, maths - a science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic of quantity and shape and arrangement
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