balanced tree

A balanced tree is a rooted treeMathworldPlanetmath where no leaf is much farther away from the root than any other leaf. Different balancing allow different definitions of ”much farther” and different amounts of work to keep them balanced. For an example, see binary treeMathworldPlanetmath.

Title balanced tree
Canonical name BalancedTree
Date of creation 2013-03-22 12:29:11
Last modified on 2013-03-22 12:29:11
Owner Mathprof (13753)
Last modified by Mathprof (13753)
Numerical id 7
Author Mathprof (13753)
Entry type Data Structure
Classification msc 05C05
Related topic Tree
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