monotonicity
noun see monotonic

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• monotonicity — noun a) The state of being monotonic. b) Said of a positive measure: the property of a positive measure of a measure space, that given two measurable sets where the first set is contained in the second one, then the measure of the first set must… …   Wiktionary

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