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universal set

[¦yü·nə¦vər·səl ′set]
(mathematics)
A set that contains all the elements of concern in the study of a particular problem.
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A Q-NSS is a NSS over two-dimensional universal set. Thus, a Q-NSS is a set with three components that can handle two-dimensional and indeterminate data simultaneously.
,[x.sub.n]} be a universal set [15], for any two SVNSs [mathematical expression not reproducible] and [mathematical expression not reproducible]; the similarity measure of SVNSs between [N.sub.1] and [N.sub.2] is defined as follows:
Definition 2.2 [5] Let [zeta] be a universal set. The single valued neutrosophic sets (SVNs) A on the universal [zeta] is denoted as following
For a given trip data (AFC transaction data) obtained from the URT system, a boarding plan is considered unreasonable and should be removed from the universal set if its boarding time at origin station is impossible for the passenger given the constraint of his/her entry time (Figure 5).
Summary: FIA-backed race series is governed by universal set of rules and specifications
* Despite a "strong pushback" against expanding the Millennium Development Goals to include sustainable development, innovative working groups and the inclusion of global stakeholders led to a much broader and more universal set of development goals for the next 15 years, they say.
Sweden, June 22 -- The Sustainable Development Goals or SDGs are a new, universal set of 17 proposed goals, with 169 targets that 193 countries (who are members of the UN) will be expected to use to frame their post-2015 development agendas and policies over the next 15 years, once the MDGs expire at the end of this year.
"Beyond the simplistic allure of a universal set of comprehensive standards lies a myriad of shortcomings," Stein said at an event sponsored by Brooklyn Law School.
He believed that the principles of the Declaration of Independence stood for a universal set of rights but also that in America the devotion to those principles is united with a love of country.
There's no set spiritual approach on Gangai's path; no universal set of tools and techniques for arriving at one's individual and unique destination.

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