Derived Set

The limit points of a set P, denoted P^'.

See also

Dense, Limit Point, Perfect Set

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Ferreirós, J. "Cantor's Derived Sets" and "Derived Sets and Cardinalities." §4.4.3 and 6.6 in Labyrinth of Thought: A History of Set Theory and Its Role in Modern Mathematics. Basel, Switzerland: Birkhäuser, pp. 141-144 and 202-208, 1999.

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Weisstein, Eric W. "Derived Set." From MathWorld--A Wolfram Web Resource.

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