metric space

noun

Definition of metric space

: a mathematical set for which a metric is defined for any pair of elements

First Known Use of metric space

1919, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of metric space was in 1919

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-metrics

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metric system

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“Metric space.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/metric%20space. Accessed 20 May. 2022.

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