Set - Mathematics and Programming

Mathematics and Programming

  • Set (mathematics), A collection of well defined and distinct objects
  • Set theory
  • Category of sets
  • Set (computer science), a data type that is a collection of unique values
    • Set (C++), a set implementation in the C++ Standard Library

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