# Antitone mapping

From Encyclopedia of Mathematics

*of partially ordered sets*

A mapping of a partially ordered set into a partially ordered set such that if (), then . The dual concept to an antitone mapping is an isotone mapping.

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Antitone mapping.

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This article was adapted from an original article by O.A. Ivanova (originator), which appeared in Encyclopedia of Mathematics - ISBN 1402006098. See original article