[sim-plee-kuh-nek-tid] /ˈsɪm pli kəˌnɛk tɪd/
(of a set or domain) having a connected complement.
(of a set or domain) having the property that every simple closed curve in the set can be shrunk to a point without intersecting the boundary of the set.
noun, Mathematics. 1. totally ordered set. totally ordered set noun, Mathematics. 1. a set in which a relation, as “less than or equal to,” holds for all pairs of elements of the set.
noun, Informal. 1. a fool; simpleton. noun 1. (US, slang) short for simpleton simp simp simpleton
noun 1. James Young, 1811–70, Scottish professor of obstetrics and obstetrician: pioneer in use of ether and chloroform as anesthetics. 2. O(renthal) J(ames) born 1946, U.S. football player. 3. Wallis Warfield, Windsor, Wallis Warfield, Duchess of. noun 1. Sir James Young. 1811–70, Scottish obstetrician, who pioneered the use of chloroform as an anaesthetic 2. Wallis […]
- Simpson desert
/ˈsɪmpsən/ noun 1. an uninhabited arid region in central Australia, mainly in the Northern Territory. Area: about 145 000 sq km (56 000 sq miles)