Maximum Vertex Degree

The maximum degree, sometimes simply called the maximum degree, of a graph G is the largest vertex degree of G, denoted Delta.

See also

Class 1 Graph, Class 2 Graph, Minimum Vertex Degree, Vertex Degree, Vizing's Theorem

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Skiena, S. Implementing Discrete Mathematics: Combinatorics and Graph Theory with Mathematica. Reading, MA: Addison-Wesley, p. 157, 1990.

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