Universal-set definition

The definition of a universal set is a mathematical term meaning all of the elements in a problem.

An example of universal set is {2, 3, 4} of 2 + 3 + 4.

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A set containing all elements of a problem under consideration.
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(math.) The set of all objects or elements considered in a given problem.
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(set theory) A set large enough to contain all sets under consideration in the current context.
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Noun

Singular:
universal-set
Plural:
universal-sets