# algebra of subsets

## algebra of subsets

[¦al·jə·brə əv ′səb‚sets] (mathematics)

An algebra of subsets of a set

*S*is a family of subsets of*S*that contains the null set, the complement (relative to*S*) of each of its members, and the union of any two of its members.Want to thank TFD for its existence? Tell a friend about us, add a link to this page, or visit the webmaster's page for free fun content.

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