# Limit set

From Encyclopedia of Mathematics

A phrase sometimes used to mean cluster set.

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The phrase "limit set" is also used in other contexts. E.g. in the theory of Kleinian groups (cf. Kleinian group) and the theory of dynamical systems (cf. e.g. Limit set of a trajectory).

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Limit set.

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