Set theory symbols > relative complement:

Symbol: A \ B

Symbol Name: relative complement

Meaning / definition: objects that belong to A and not to B

Example: A = {3,9,14},

B = {1,2,3},

A-B = {9,14}

B = {1,2,3},

A-B = {9,14}

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Set theory symbols > relative complement:

Symbol: A \ B

Symbol Name: relative complement

Meaning / definition: objects that belong to A and not to B

Example: A = {3,9,14},

B = {1,2,3},

A-B = {9,14}

B = {1,2,3},

A-B = {9,14}