McCabe's cyclomatic number

McCabe's cyclomatic number

[mə‚kābz ‚sī·klə‚mad·ik ′nəm·bər]
(computer science)
The total number of decision statements in a computer program plus one; a measure of the complexity of the program.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Application of McCabe's cyclomatic number to the modularization of software is seen to result in no change to the value of V(G).