### Definition of Cardinality

1. Noun. (mathematics) the number of elements in a set or group (considered as a property of that grouping).

Category relationships: Math, Mathematics, Maths
Generic synonyms: Number

### Definition of Cardinality

1. Noun. (set theory) Of a set, the number of elements it contains. ¹

2. Noun. (data modeling) The property of a relationship between a database table and another one, specifying whether it is one-to-one, one-to-many, many-to-one, or many-to-many. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

1. [n -TIES]

### Cardinality Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Cardinality Images

### Lexicographical Neighbors of Cardinality

 cardinal tetrascardinal variablecardinal variablescardinal veincardinal veinscardinal virtuecardinal virtuescardinalatecardinalatescardinalfish cardinalfishescardinalincardinalistcardinalistscardinalitiescardinality (current term)cardinalizecardinalizedcardinalizingcardinally cardinalscardinalshipcardinalshipscardingcarding machinecarding machinescardingscardiocardio-cardio-omentopexy

### Literary usage of Cardinality

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Real Analysis by Andrew M. Bruckner, Judith B. Bruckner, Brian S. Thomson (1997)
"The cardinality of fl (ie, the cardinality of -X"\{il} or, the same thing, the cardinality of X) is HI. Unless we assume the continuum hypothesis, ..."

2. Empirical Processes: Theory and Applications by David Pollard (1990)
"We have now shown that the modification in the first coordinate of the 77 map reduces the cardinality of the corresponding K(A). A similar modification of ..."

3. The Praxis of Alain Badiou by Paul Ashton, A J Bartlett, Justin Clemens (2006)
"The cardinal number associated with CO is Xo, aleph null, and all ordinal sets using the first two methods of construction share the same cardinality.16 ..."