Covering Radius

In mathematics, the covering radius of a collection of points P in a metric space is the smallest r > 0 such that spheres of radius r around the points P will completely cover the space.

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Covering Radius - Use in Coding Theory
... The covering radius of the code C is the smallest value of r > 0 such that the union of the spheres of radius r centered at the points of C (the codewords) is ...

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