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metric space
also called Completeness and has one more synonym

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  1. In mathematics, a metric space is a set where a notion of distance (called a metric) between elements of the set is defined

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  2. In fact, the notion of "metric" is a generalization of the Euclidean metric arising from the four long known properties of the Euclidean distance

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  3. which most closely corresponds to our intuitive understanding of space is the 3-dimensional Euclidean space

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  4. The Euclidean metric defines the distance between two points as the length of the straight line connecting them

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  5. The geometric properties of the space depends on the metric chosen, and by using a different metric we can construct interesting non-Euclidean geometries such as those used in the theory of general relativity

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