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arity

(programming)
The number of arguments a function or operator takes. In some languages functions may have variable arity which sometimes means their last or only argument is actually a list of arguments.
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A loss of efficiency even more important is the slightest ability to group data in a XM-Tree with high arity, because the grouping of similar data in different sub-trees happens after that a node overflows during the insertion of a new datum.
However, the visual connection of the fact columns to the class diagram would be weak because of the nonlinear layout of the association roles, and the higher the arity of the association, the worse it gets.
The main differences refer to the arity of the relations and to the fact that horizontal relations describe states of features, whereas vertical and update relations describe the change of features in a MRDB.
a) Let R be a relational structure of arity [mu] and size [kappa], then A(R), the age of R, is an ideal of [[OMEGA].
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In the former case, however, things become a little more complicated depending on the relation between the arity OP and that of the operator selected to substitute it, say OP'.
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A database instance is a finite [alpha]-structure, where each relation has the corresponding arity for every symbol of [alpha, and is defined in the domain of the structure.
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