complete hernia n.
An inguinal hernia in which the hernial sac and its contents extend through the opening.
- Complete inference system
logic An inference system A is complete with respect to another system B if A can reach every conclusion which is true in B. The dual to completeness is soundness. (1998-07-05)
- Complete lattice
A lattice is a partial ordering of a set under a relation where all finite subsets have a least upper bound and a greatest lower bound. A complete lattice also has these for infinite subsets. Every finite lattice is complete. Some authors drop the requirement for greatest lower bounds. (1994-12-02)
[kuh m-pleet] /kəmˈplit/ adjective 1. having all parts or elements; lacking nothing; whole; entire; full: a complete set of Mark Twain’s writings. 2. finished; ended; concluded: a complete orbit. 3. having all the required or customary characteristics, skills, or the like; consummate; perfect in kind or quality: a complete scholar. 4. thorough; entire; total; undivided, […]
noun, Mathematics. 1. a normal topological space in which every subspace is normal.