In sructured program design, a quality-control operation that counts the number of “compares” in the logic implementing a function; a value of less than 10 is considered acceptable.
- Complexity class
algorithm A collection of algorithms or computable functions with the same complexity. (1996-04-24)
- Complexity measure
algorithm A quantity describing the complexity of a computation. (1996-04-24)
noun 1. the study of complex and chaotic systems and how order, pattern, and structure can arise from them. 2. the theory that processes having a large number of seemingly independent agents can spontaneously order themselves into a coherent system. noun 1. (maths) the study of complex systems, including subjects such as chaos theory and […]
[adjective, verb kuh m-pleks, kom-pleks; noun kom-pleks] /adjective, verb kəmˈplɛks, ˈkɒm plɛks; noun ˈkɒm plɛks/ adjective 1. composed of many interconnected parts; compound; composite: a complex highway system. 2. characterized by a very complicated or involved arrangement of parts, units, etc.: complex machinery. 3. so complicated or intricate as to be hard to understand or […]