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Mandelbrot set Line breaks: Man¦del|brot set
Pronunciation: /ˈmand(ə)lbrɒt/

Definition of Mandelbrot set in English:


A particular set of complex numbers which has a highly convoluted fractal boundary when plotted.
Example sentences
  • Another example can be seen in fractal patterns like the Mandelbrot set - marvelous pictures that have layer upon layer upon layer of complexity.
  • I didn't come across complex numbers again until I saw the Mandelbrot set for the first time.
  • The Mandelbrot set is a connected set of points in the complex plane.
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