simply connected

adjective

Definition of simply connected

: being or characterized by a surface that is divided into two separate parts by every closed curve it contains

First Known Use of simply connected

1867, in the meaning defined above

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“Simply connected.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/simply%20connected. Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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