pairwise disjoint

Definition Suppose {EααI} is an arbitrary collectionMathworldPlanetmath of sets. These sets are said to be pairwise disjoint if for every pair of distinct elements α,βI, we have EαEβ=.


The synonym mutually disjoint is also used.

Title pairwise disjoint
Canonical name PairwiseDisjoint
Date of creation 2013-03-22 14:13:05
Last modified on 2013-03-22 14:13:05
Owner yark (2760)
Last modified by yark (2760)
Numerical id 9
Author yark (2760)
Entry type Definition
Classification msc 03E99
Synonym mutually disjoint