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Lattice Theory: Foundation

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Whereas the arithmetical properties of the set of reals R can be expressed in terms of addition and multiplication, the order theoretic, and thus the topological, properties are expressed in terms of the ordering≤. The basic properties of this relation are as follows.

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Grätzer, G. (2011). First Concepts. In: Lattice Theory: Foundation. Springer, Basel. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-0348-0018-1_1

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