cyclomatic number

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cyclomatic number

[¦sī·klə‚mad·ik ′nəm·bər]
(mathematics)
For a graph, the number e-n + 1, where e is the number of edges and n is the number of nodes.
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BRDC president Damon Hill and Silverstone managing director Richard Phillips have since pulled out all the stops to ensure the circuit ranks alongside the best.
Since the DNA Compliance Task Force geared up in January, a recent quarterly report from the Florida Department of Law Enforcement reveals progress: The 11th Circuit ranks fourth out of 20 circuits in compliance, rather than 17th before it began.