Complete Definition of "aleph-one"

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Noun
aleph-one

  1. mathematics The second of the transfinite cardinal numbers; corresponds to the number of real numbers; also the order of all the numbers in a plane (and therefore the complex numbers); or of any n-dimensional manifold. Georg Cantor's diagonal proof showed that they could never be put in one-to-one correspondence with the integers, and are therefore not countable or denumerable.

See also
aleph-null

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