# Pointed space

From Encyclopedia of Mathematics

A topological space with a point distinguished in it; a pointed object in the category of topological spaces.

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Pointed space.

*Encyclopedia of Mathematics.*URL: http://encyclopediaofmath.org/index.php?title=Pointed_space&oldid=11939

This article was adapted from an original article by M.I. Voitsekhovskii (originator), which appeared in Encyclopedia of Mathematics - ISBN 1402006098. See original article