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List Of First-order Theories - Equivalence Relations
... The signature of equivalence relations has one binary infix relation symbol ~, no constants, and no functions ... Equivalence relations satisfy the axioms Reflexivity ∀x x~x Symmetry ∀x ∀y x~y → y~x Transitivity ∀x ∀y ∀z (x~y ∧ y~z) → x~z ... Some first order properties of equivalence relations are ~ has an infinite number of equivalence classes ~ has exactly n equivalence classes (for any fixed positive integer n) All equivalence classes are infinite ...
Generic Data Model - Overview
... For example, a generic data model may define relation types such as a 'classification relation', being a binary relation between an individual thing and a kind of thing (a class) and a 'part-whole relation', being a ... classification of any individual thing and to specify part-whole relations for any individual object ... By standardisation of an extensible list of relation types, a generic data model enables the expression of an unlimited number of kinds of facts and will approach the capabilities of ...
Transpose Graph - Related Concepts
... The inverse relation of a binary relation is the relation that reverses the ordering of each pair of related objects ... If the relation is interpreted as a directed graph, this is the same thing as the transpose of the graph ...
Matthews V Chicory Marketing Board (Vic)
... and McTiernan J, followed the Peterswald definition and held that an excise must have some relation to the quantity or value of the goods ... All that is required is that the "tax must bear a close relation to the production or manufacture, the sale or the consumption of goods and must be of such a ... has a "natural, although not a necessary" relation to the quantity produced, and it is a "controlling element" ...
Relation - Other Uses
... state of a quantum system as being observer-dependent, that is, the state is the relation between the observer and the system Relation (journal), the first newspaper Sexual relations, euphemistic term for human ...

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