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2010 Mathematics Subject Classification: Primary: 06E [MSN][ZBL]

An equation of the form

$$f(x_1,\ldots,x_n)=0,\tag{*}$$

where $f$ is a Boolean function in $n$ variables. The set of all solutions of an equation of the form (*) can be described by a system of Boolean functions depending on $n$ arbitrary parameters.

References

[1] G. Birkhoff, "Lattice theory" , Colloq. Publ. , 25 , Amer. Math. Soc. (1973)
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Boolean equation. Encyclopedia of Mathematics. URL: http://www.encyclopediaofmath.org/index.php?title=Boolean_equation&oldid=34921
This article was adapted from an original article by T.S. Fofanova (originator), which appeared in Encyclopedia of Mathematics - ISBN 1402006098. See original article