combinatorial theory


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combinatorial theory

[kəm‚bī·nə′tȯr·ē·əl ′thē·ə·rē]
(mathematics)
The branch of mathematics which studies the arrangements of elements into sets.
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That may indeed be the ground, but the combinatorial theory of possibility has not given an analysis of that possibility, only an assertion of it.
Armstrong, A Combinatorial Theory of Possibility (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1989), 126.
Romik, Integrals, partitions and MacMahon's theorem, Journal of Combinatorial Theory, Series A, 114, no.
Holroyd, Partition identities and the coin exchange problem, Journal of Combinatorial Theory, Series A, 115, no.
Aigner, Combinatorial Theory, Grundlehren der Math.
Aztec diamonds and digraphs, and Hankel determinants of Schroder numbers, Journal of Combinatorial Theory, Series B, Vol.
The mathematical combinatorics is a combinatorial theory for classical mathematics established by the following conjecture on mathematical sciences.
Knu74] Donald E Knuth, The asymptotic number of geometries, Journal of Combinatorial Theory, Series A 16 (1974), no.
The number of Latin squares of order 8, Journal of Combinatorial Theory, 1967, 98-99.
Armstrong's combinatorial theory of modality in a condensed form and argues against certain points of that theory.

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