partially ordered

adjective

Definition of partially ordered

: having some or all elements connected by a relation that is reflexive, transitive, and antisymmetric

First Known Use of partially ordered

1941, in the meaning defined above

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“Partially ordered.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/partially%20ordered. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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