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The common-sense definition, as expressed by Eq. (1.1), looks overly simple Its simplicity, however, is only on the surface. That is, the definition is simple in its form, but it contains symbols, T and R, that are extremely rich in content. Indeed, T stands for any imaginable set of things of any kind, and R stands for any conceivable relation defined on T. To appreciate the range of possible meanings of these symbols, let us explore some examples.
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