Definition of graph theory in English:

graph theory

Syllabification: graph the·o·ry

noun

  • The mathematical theory of the properties and applications of graphs.
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    • The problems which attracted him most were problems in combinatorics, graph theory, and number theory.
    • Current practitioners make largely ad hoc use of statistics, probability, decision theory, graph theory, and tools from artificial intelligence and expert systems design.
    • It used graph theory to visualise mathematical questions and, at least for him, did provide a framework for discovering new mathematical knowledge.

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