(mathematics) The act of making a metric space complete by adding points.
(mathematics) The space resulting from such an act.
Origin of completion
Latincompletionem, from complere (“to fill up, complete”); comparable to English complete + -tion.
Completion Sentence Examples
On the completion of drilling, or when the production is found to decrease, it is usual to torpedo the well to increase the flow.
A great disappointment, his repulse for the mastership of Balliol, also in 1854, appears to have roused him into the completion of his book on The Epistles of St Paul.
Among the men of business it was undoubtedly Sir John Pender (1815-1896) who contributed most to the development of this colossal industry, and to his unfailing faith in their ultimate realization must be ascribed the completion of the first successful Atlantic cables.
On the completion of his studies in law at Padua and in divinity at Louvain, Antoine held a canonry at Besancon, but he was promoted to the bishopric of Arras when barely twenty-three (1J40).
He retired on the completion of the sixth volume, and thereupon Buffon associated Bexon with himself.