Ball Orders

Some articles on orders, ball orders:

Representation (mathematics) - Other Examples - Order Theory
... Among the posets that arise as the containment orders for natural classes of objects are the Boolean lattices and the orders of dimension n ... Many partial orders arise from (and thus can be represented by) collections of geometric objects ... Among them are the n-ball orders ...

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