algebra of relations

Definition of algebra of relations

: a branch of symbolic logic dealing with relations analogously to the manner in which classes are dealt with in the algebra of classes

called also calculus of relations

First Known Use of algebra of relations

1901, in the meaning defined above

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“Algebra of relations.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Oct. 2022.

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