Associations to the word «Subspace»


SUBSPACE, noun. (mathematics) A subset of a space which is a space in its own right.
SUBSPACE, noun. (science fiction) Any (often unspecified) method of communicating faster than light.
SUBSPACE, noun. (BDSM) The psychological state of the submissive or "bottom" during sadomasochistic activity.
SUBSPACE TOPOLOGY, noun. (topology) The topology of a subset S of a topological space X which is obtained by considering any subset of S to be an open set if it corresponds to the intersection of S with some open set of X.

Dictionary definition

SUBSPACE, noun. A space that is contained within another space.

Wise words

Language is a process of free creation; its laws and principles are fixed, but the manner in which the principles of generation are used is free and infinitely varied. Even the interpretation and use of words involves a process of free creation.
Noam Chomsky