# bounded difference

## bounded difference

[′bau̇nd·əd ′dif·rəns] (mathematics)

For two fuzzy sets

*A*and*B*, with membership functions*m*and_{A}*m*, the fuzzy set whose membership function_{B}*m*_{A ⊖ B }has the value*m*(_{A}*x*) -*m*(_{B}*x*) for every element*x*for which*m*(_{A}*x*) ≥*m*(_{B}*x*), and has the value 0 for every element*x*for which*m*(_{A}*x*) ≤*m*(_{B}*x*).McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

Want to thank TFD for its existence? Tell a friend about us, add a link to this page, or visit the webmaster's page for free fun content.

Link to this page: