Finitely Presented Lattices: Continuity and Semidistributivity

  • Ralph Freese


In [3] we investigated finitely presented lattices and the closely related subject of lattices generated by a finite partial lattice. We described a canonical form for the elements of such a lattice and used this to study the covering relation. We showed that there is an effective procedure for finding the covers of any element of a finitely presented lattice. We gave an example of a finitely presented lattice which has no cover at all.


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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ralph Freese
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  1. 1.University of HawaiiHonoluluUSA

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