linearly ordered

An ordering (or <) of A is called linear or total if any two elements of A are comparablePlanetmathPlanetmath. The pair (A,) is then called a linearly ordered set.

Title linearly ordered
Canonical name LinearlyOrdered
Date of creation 2013-03-22 12:09:15
Last modified on 2013-03-22 12:09:15
Owner akrowne (2)
Last modified by akrowne (2)
Numerical id 6
Author akrowne (2)
Entry type Definition
Classification msc 03-00
Synonym linear ordering
Synonym totally ordered
Synonym total ordering
Related topic chain