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complex measure

[¦käm‚pleks ′mezh·ər]
(mathematics)
A function whose domain is a sigma algebra of subsets of a particular set, whose range is in the complex numbers, whose value on the empty set is 0, and whose value on a countable union of pairwise disjoint sets is the sum of its values on each of these sets.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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