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Relative Complement

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Relative Complement

Refers to objects that belong to one set but are not in the other set.


A = {1,3,5,7,9}

B = {1,5,7}

A \ B = {3,9}


Graphical characteristics:
Asymmetric, Open shape, Monochrome, Contains both straight and curved lines, Has no crossing lines.

Category: Mathematical Symbols.

Relative Complement is part of the Set Theory group.

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