nounMathematics & Logic
The class of all members of a set that are in a given equivalence relation.
- Assertions had meaning in virtue of their verification conditions, and propositions were defined just as an equivalence class of sentences with the same verification conditions.
- In general, it is fairly straightforward to define an equivalence class for events with physical definitions such as plane crashes, shark attacks, and lung cancer deaths.
- One is what I call categorical, where a category defines an equivalence class.
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Syllabification: e·quiv·a·lence class
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