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The set of all the solutions of an equation or condition.
- ‘Unfortunately, such answers echo the laconic style that has become standard in textbook solution sets, including those of Fraleigh-Beauregard, Shifrin-Adams, and Lay.’
- ‘By observing the defining equations, one could see intuitively whether specific solution sets existed.’
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